Practice 16 Implementation Ideas

  1. Classroom Jobs - Developing the Life Principle of Responsibility with a list of potential student jobs with descriptions - includes activities for teaching interview skills and common questions adaptable for ALL GRADES
  2. How It’s Said in Action - 7 Activities for exploring the importance of tone of voice, body language, etc.
  3. Tone of Voice” - Author Unknown - poem
  4. Different Voices Activity – May be used with “Tone of Voice” poem
  5. “I Don’t Think So!” strategy plus one more, “It’s all in the way you say it!” Great to demonstrate the importance of tone of voice, inflections, and body language
  6. Ideas at the Door - Multiple strategies for use throughout the educational environment
  7. How to Introduce Yourself in an Email
  8. 25 Tips for Perfecting Your Email Etiquette
  9. Emails That Get Read - Tips on writing Emails
  10. 15 Email Etiquette Rules Every Professional Should Follow
  11. Texting Etiquette: A Brief Guide to Polite Messaging
  12. Texting Manners - 13 Guidelines from Emily Post
  13. Great Expectations Strategies to Eliminate Bullying - Offers three specific strategies for creating a systematic change in a classroom, a school, or a district.
  14. Hand and Verbal Skills for Classroom Management
  15. Posters:
    1. “The Test of Three” story & Poster
    2. Before You Speak - T.H.I.N.K.
    3. The Seven Ups Poster
  16. Six Ways to Improve Communication - Tips and strategies for improving communication through feedback, quotes and more
  17. Creating Positive Dialogue by Redirecting with Quotes - Strategies for the use of Quotes including a variety of practical examples and printable quote posters.
  18. Leadership opportunities - List of options for leadership in the school environment
  19. Student Ambassadors - Outline for establishing a school Ambassador program
  20. Preventive Discipline - Multiple strategies for establishing and supporting desired behaviors
  21. Feedback Resources - strategies for offering support and feedback
  22. Self-reflection Strategies - includes reflection writing stems, poster, a One-Minute Feedback strategy, etc. - All Age Levels
  23. Enthusiasm and Encouraging Attitude Resources - Includes a mind map, lesson strategies, quotes, etc.
  24. Hand and verbal skills for classroom management - strategies to use immediately to positively affect the classroom
  25. Storytelling - A Classroom Teaching Strategy - an article with ideas for using stories to personalize instruction.
  26. Take time to speak with each learner every day and allow learners’ time to interact with each other. Build positive relationships with all shareholders to provide support and create an awareness that each is a vital and valuable part of the learning community.
  27. D – Develop Positive Relationships – Lesson Materials include Activities, literature, videos, quotes, vocabulary, and music.
    Click on the appropriate level.

  28. Life Application Lessons for Life Principles - 4 lesson strategies for applying any life principle
  29. Eight Proactive Classroom Management Tips - Edutopia article giving classroom management strategies to boost academic engagement and reduce disruptive behavior such as ‘Greeting kids at the door’.
  30. Quality work - Definition, Resources, and Examples
  31. Set goals for individual quality work. Lesson Plan for Introducing Choice and Goal Setting - 2 lesson plans with extensive resources for introducing choice/goal setting at all grade levels and for use with discipline through setting behavior/academic goals. Includes specific examples for the educational setting and 6 Powerpoints.
  32. Strategies for Use of the Magic Triad