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your class syllabus, class policy, parent-teacher communication, and more.    
We provide many classroom management strategies for grading policies, class rules,   
classroom procedures, late work, substitutes, managing groups, establishing a   
safe classroom environment, and so much more.

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Classroom Management Strategies

Classroom management   To the right are the top 10 rules one should follow in order to achieve great classroom management. These classroom management strategies can work for any teacher, but are intended for middle school and high school teachers. Most credential programs leave the classroom management style up to the teacher, focusing instead on the most important aspect of teaching, curriculum.

   Classroom management is how the teacher delivers the curriculum, as well as the environment in which students will learn. There are a lot of strategies that a middle school or high school teacher can use in order to create an optimal learning environment. Teachers with the best classroom management usually have their class working and learning seamlessly.

   The most important classroom management strategy is keeping every student on task. How do you keep students on task? The answer is good curriculum. For an example, our assessments are both interactive and engaging for students. How many great teachers have you had in your life? Ask this question to other adults. Most people will say that they have had one to five great teachers in their life, when they have probably had over thirty teachers during the course of their schooling. That is a big gap. A great teacher needs great curriculum. But writing great curriculum is both difficult and time consuming. Let Lesson Plans Inc. become your source for great science curriculum.

* Disclaimer: Before implementing any ideas from this website, please first consult your principal to make sure they are in compliance with state laws, district and school procedures.

Top 10 Classroom Rules

  1. Student engagement strategies keep students on task.

  2. Use classroom procedures to create consistency.

  3. Always check for understanding.

  4. Create a safe classroom environment using respect.

  5. Use classroom consequences to correct wrong student behavior.

  6. Use the tone of your voice and body language to communicate information.

  7. Academically challenge every student.

  8. How to easily get your students' attention.

  9. Use a classroom seating chart.

  10. Increase participation by using collaborative learning and group projects.

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