Managing the Learning Environment

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Group Members:

Nina Nash
Roxanne Anthony
Mohsina Hossain
Roxanne Hitsos
Marissa Anthony
Verona Holder
Alicia Hibbert

Time Management


Time management. Retrieved June 25, 2009 from http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yifzn5rMsL0

Time Management In The Classroom. Retrieved June 26, 2009 from http://www.tefllogue.com/in-the-classroom/time-management-in-the-classroom.html

Dorit Sasson( October 2007). How Do You Manage Your Time? Strategies for Organizing Classroom Procedures: Time Management. Retrieved June 27, 2009 from http://classroom-organization.suite101.com/article.cfm/time_management_for_teachers

Joe Coleman. Classroom Management Tips - Time Management. Retrieved June 26, 2009 from http://www.eslteachersboard.com/cgi-bin/articles/index.pl?read=3498

Using PowerPoint 'Timer' Movies to Manage Time in Presentations and Classroom Instruction. Retrieved June 25, 2009 from http://www.interventioncentral.com/timers.php

How to Manage a Preschool Classroom. Retrieved June 25, 2009 from http://www.answerbag.com/articles/How-to-Manage-a-Preschool-Classroom/2ed452ad-88d3-ceac-fe5c-67c1daf7f6bf

Time Management. Retrieved June 29, 2009 from http://www2.scholastic.com/browse/article.jsp?id=4153

Mary Anne Prater (September 1992). Increasing Time-on-Task in the Classroom. Intervention in School and Clinic 1992; 28;22



Distribution of Materials


Nash, R. The active classroom-Distribution of material retrieved June 29, 2009 from http://books.google.com/books?id=BE0h3DjoH44C&pg=PA41&lpg=PA41&dq=distributing+materials+in+the+classroom&source=bl&ots=JudmulT7gz&sig=3qSjv0s2pPu_kBNWZK4A_dhbmhs&hl=en&ei=iKlJStS8B4jg8wSIseGTDQ&

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Tips for Returning Work and Distributing Classroom Materials retrieved June 27, 2009 from http://www.teachercreated.com/blog/?p=252

Payne, J. Managing arts in the classroom retrieved June 29, 2009 from http://artsedge.kennedy-center.org/content/3336/

Room Arrangement


Classroom Architect retrieved June 28, 2009 from http://classroom.4teachers.org/
This website allows you to interactively outline the classroom floor plan.

Do Seating Arrangements and Assignments=Classroom Arrangements? retrieved June 29, 2009 from http://www.education-world.com/a_curr/curr330.shtml

Diverse Classroom Arrangements-Classroom Management Tips for New Seating Arrangements retrieved June 29, 2009 fromhttp://classroom-organization.suite101.com/article.cfm/diverse_classroom_arrangements

Novelli, J. Seating Solutions-Classroom Seating Arrangements retrieved June 29, 2009 from http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_m0STR/is_n2_v107/ai_19844867/



Collaborative Learning


www.teachervision.fen.com

Desktop Cooperative Learning Strategies Companion retrieved June 29, 2009 from http://www.rippleeffectlearning.com/resources/resource_files/Cooperative_Learning_Desktop_Companion.pdf
www.kaganonline.com

Stone, M., Jeanne (2000). Cooperative Learning: Reading Activities. California: Kagan Publishing


Cooperative Learning Tool-Silent Card Shuffle retrieved June 29, 2009 from http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YGimtrwVF1g

Cooperative Learning Power Point retrieved June 29, 2009 from http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HEh8Z0sbiRE&feature=related

Procedures/Transitions


Pitner, S. Classroom Ideas for Quiet Signs that Work-Getting Students' Attention with Effective Behavior Management retrieved June 29, 2009 from
http://classroom-management-tips.suite101.com/article.cfm/classroom_ideas_for_quiet_signs_that_work

Douglass, S. and Friedman, M. Classroom Procedures and Transitions PowerPoint retrieved June 29, 2009 from http://www.teachingwithpurpose.com/Classroom_Transitions_Susan_Douglas.pdf

Naegle, P. Teaching Classroom Routines and Procedures retrieved June 29, 2009 from http://www2.scholastic.com/browse/article.jsp?id=3749731

Additional Resources


http://www.teachervision.fen.com/classroom-management/new-teacher/48352.html

Discipline by Design...The Honor Level System - This website gives an overview of the Honor Level System, offers some articles to back up the system and a free software download.
http://www.honorlevel.com/x79.xml

Resources for Christian Teachers - This website offers templates for behavior management charts, ideas for classroom management, sample classroom rules, praise, rewards and Incentives, templates for parent communication and articles about classroom management.
http://www.teacherhelp.org/classroommgnt.htm

This is a great website for free incentive sticker charts and award templates for PK - 5th Graders.
http://www.preschoolprintables.com/schart/schartholiday.shtml