Marlene Rautenbach

Marlene Rautenbach

Marlene Rautenbach
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Tips for First Year Teachers and Behavior Management in the Classroom!

Tips for First Year Teachers & Behavior Management in the Classroom provides new teachers with 14 techniques to try to help with behavior management and creating a nurturing learning environment.

When students ask a question no one in the class knows (including myself), they can put it up on the Google Board. Students can bring back a written answer to one of the questions of their choice each week for extra credit, or whatever incentive you choose. They get really excited when a question comes up that they can put on the board and find out the answer to later...

When a student asks a question no one knows the answer to, including the teacher, the question will go up on this board. Students can bring back a written answer to one of the questions of their choice each week for extra credit.

11 Things you should STOP doing right now to be a happier teacher. The first one was a non-negotiable for me!

Harness your students' energy and use it to engage them in their own learning! The second strategy is so important!

This is the only icebreaker that I use with my high school science students! I've used it for over 5 years and it is always my favorite day of the year. This icebreaker activity allows you to 1) talk science on day one 2) randomly group students for your seating chart 3) spend time getting to know your students and 4) allowing them to get to know you!

The best "icebreaker" activity for high school students (who hate icebreaker activities). Get a jump start on creating a bond with your students.

Classroom procedures are an major part of strong classroom management. Here are some procedures for high school students.

Classroom procedures are an major part of strong classroom management. These are some really meaningful procedures for high school students that I could implement in the middle school setting as well.