This would make a great procedure (Harry Wong). Count to five or hold up one finger at a time when the class needs to refocus. Discuss what occurs for each number at the beginning of the school year and eventually the reaction will be automatic.
Caitlin Conway pin due Feb 24 I love this first day of school activity. It's a good way for me to get to know my students and it will help me to have some insight to my student's lives. It will also help me to plan future lessons for my students.