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Strategies for teaching self-discipline in the middle grades

by Charles H. Wolfgang

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  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Allyn and Bacon in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Classroom management.,
  • Junior high school students -- Discipline.,
  • Self-control -- Study and teaching (Middle school)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementCharles H. Wolfgang, Betty J. Bennett, Judith L. Irvin.
    ContributionsBennett, Betty J., Irvin, Judith L., 1947-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB3013 .W65 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 287 p. :
    Number of Pages287
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL369983M
    ISBN 100205273297
    LC Control Number98030674

    This is the fourth installment in a series of posts with ideas and suggestions for running effective literacy circles or book clubs with students from second grade through high school. You can read the others in this series here. As stated in previous sections of this series, mini lessons are not a necessary part of literacy circles/book students are discussing at deep levels and. Strategies for Teaching Self-Discipline in the Middle Grades: ISBN () Softcover, Allyn & Bacon, Strategies to Enhance Literacy and Learning in Middle School Content Area Classrooms (3rd Edition).

    For our purposes, effective discipline is described as teaching students self-control. In fact, punishment as a form of discipline to gain control is a last resort. Our goal is to establish a community of learners who feel bonded and connected; such a community exhibits self-discipline and perseverance and takes responsibility for learning.   I didn’t, however, explain how to build self-discipline, step-by-step. Before I discuss five practical strategies for building self-discipline, I want to clear up a common misconception: the difference between self-discipline and self-control. Self-Discipline Vs. Self-Control. Self-discipline is about leaning into resistance.

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[Charles H Wolfgang; Betty J Bennett; Judith L Irvin] -- Within the pages of this resource is perhaps the widest variety of methods and techniques available to help you deal effectively with discipline problems and classroom management situations.

Here you. Thus, teaching self-discipline should also follow that adage. This new way of teaching self-discipline for middle school students have been developed based on the numerous and extensive experiences the creators have had in the educational system and how problem students are being dealt with.

MiddleWeb is all about the middle grades, with great resources, book reviews, and guest posts by educators who support the success of young adolescents. And be sure to subscribe to MiddleWeb SmartBrief for the latest middle grades news & commentary from around the USA. With the publication of Teaching Discipline & Self-Respect: Effective Strategies, Anecdotes, and Lessons for Successful Classroom Management, Khalsa has offered the teaching public a clear and lively manual in how to make discipline—often the bane of the educator's existence—a less overwhelming aspect of our job.

How to Maintain Classroom Discipline. Educators learn good classroom discipline strategies through academic preparation and on the job. Great teachers adapt basic techniques to find best practices that work in their classrooms.

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That’s why we created four actionable principles of middle school ELA engagement. When it comes to ELA, these principles won’t just help your students “get through” middle school. They’ll help you get through to your middle schoolers.

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factors, not solely by the anticipation of external rewards or fear of punishment. Research shows that self-discipline promotes positive relations with others and a positive school climate, fosters academic achievement, and promotes self-worth and emotional well-being. Strategies for developing self-discipline.

Some studies suggest that a child’s level of self-discipline at a young age can predict how successful – and happy – he will be later in life, and while some might argue against such findings, the facts remain the same: if you take the time to teach your child strategies for self-control now, you will be setting him up for long-term.

Over and over again, these strategies have helped students build personal self-discipline and responsibility in schoolwork far more securely than a simple F on a report card ever could do. Like students, we have responsibilities: To dive deeply into professional practice and make informed, effective instructional decisions.

Positive discipline is a more effective way to manage misbehaving students in the classroom, rather than using punishment or rewards. It allows students to learn and adapt their behaviors to meet. When kids have better self-control, they do better in school and get along better with others.

The critical years between ages 9 and 15 are an ideal and essential time to teach those students to accept responsibility for the consequences of their own behavior, to recognize that mistakes can become opportunities for learning, and to help them learn how to formulate and live with classroom and community rules that promote responsibility, respect, and self-discipline.

Being intentional and using creative approaches to your instruction can get students excited about math. These 15 essential strategies in teaching mathematics can make this your class’s best math year ever.

Raise the bar for all. As early as second grade, girls have internalized the idea that math is not for them. Scenario: An 8th-grade boy routinely comes to math class without his book or some other required material.

This typically happens times per week. This typically happens times per week. The teacher has given the student detention on multiple occasions, but it has not been effective in correcting the behavior. Classroom discipline is a complex issue and a key concern for teachers, school administrators, students, and parents.

The issue also attracts significant attention from the public and the media. By introducing more boy-friendly teaching strategies in the classroom, the school was able to close the gender gap in just one year.

At the same time, girls' reading and writing performance improved. On the Colorado State Assessment Program, Douglass Elementary students experienced an overall net percentage gain ofwhich was the highest.

In the second case, students in a 6th grade class were asked to find the percentage of cat owners who said their cats had bad breath.

In a survey, 80 out of cat owners had said yes. The students used several different strategies to answer the question and discussed it as a class. They were then asked to read and answer some follow-up questions.May 2, - Explore Christina Denardo's board "Classroom - Consequences" on Pinterest.

See more ideas about Classroom, Classroom behavior, Classroom management pins.Books are such a powerful tool for parents — they are a way to connect, a way to calm down, and a way to teach life lessons. The first list includes books that directly teach children about self-control strategies and are great to help children reflect on their own ability to self-regulate in various situations.