2Classroom Rules Same rules as Mr. Lopez, including: Do class work and participateNo bathroom breaksNo getting out of seatsNo cell phonesNo throwing objectsControlled talking onlyAnd other normal classroom rules (no cheating, etc)
3What is controlled talking? Appropriate noise levelTRY IT: Everyone start talking very quietly and grow gradually louder and I’ll raise my hand when the class is too loudIf the class is loud, talkers will be punished
4What is controlled talking? When I raise my hand, it is a call for quiet and complete attention. When you see my hand raised, you stop talking and also raise your handTRY IT: Everyone start talking about their favorite video game. I’ll raise my hand after a while.
5I’m like Teddy Roosevelt I never get mad, but I am ruthless in giving out punishmentsConsequences range from having to work standing up for 5 minutes in class (lowest level) to phone call home and even referral.TRY IT: I’ll punish one person in class today. We’ll see who it is.