Classroom Procedure -At the beginning of the year, possibly the first day, it is important to set normal, year long guidelines and procedures. I would set up a power point with all of these procedures included. The first week, I would continue with maybe just highlighting the high points of the ppt. -MM
This site has a lot of amazing print outs for classroom procedure wall decorations. This picture is one I liked best. I like the idea of having tasks with Velcro on the back that you can put up every day for tasks students can do when they are done with their work to cut down on distractions for the students who are still working. ZM
This pack of 54 task cards is a great way to reinforce procedures and routines at the beginning of the year. *Use as a game to quiz your students on the procedures to earn group points. *Use as a speaking and listening activity. *Have students discuss their answers in partners to reinforce the rules.* Turn the cards into a writing assignment.This pack includes 54 task cards plus 12 blank cards.
My welcome packet that goes to the parents deceiving classroom procedures. They review each page and sign off on the Checklist and add information such as contact info and who to send homework home with if student misses. This way if I have any issues I can say that they signed off on the procedures! Also a spot for the students to sign off. They have to be responsible too!