If you are a new teacher or you feel like you need a better discipline plan this year, you have come to the right place. This behavior management plan is geared toward high school and middle school students, but can be used with younger students. This plan has been used by me for several years now and I love it.
10 Ways to Sabotage Your Classroom Managment: If you are having classroom management problems, take a look at this article, which explains what NOT to do, and the more effective practices you should try instead.
Behavior Punch Cards...think I may try these! (I taught firsties and used punch cards w/the Assertive Discipline program for 28 years and it worked! I implemented more specific discipline plans for the 3-4 students each year who needed one.) Good Luck!