My first thought was how this applied to kids.then I thought about the parents who complain, then I thought about the politicians who make the rules.when you think about this from different perspectives, it is quite interesting.
Classroom Procedures- Talking Signal: I will indicate how much (or how little!) students are allowed to talk during class. They can check the Talking Signal during different activities to see what the noise level should be.
"Fist to five" check students rate their understanding by holding up the appropriate number of fingers. The goal is for everyone to be in the green. Great way for students to self-assess their understanding and help you to gauge student understanding.