teahan
Topic Author
Posts: 4994
Joined: Sun Nov 21, 1999 11:18 pm

How To Quieten A Noisy Class Room

Tue Oct 14, 2003 7:46 pm

Angry Moroccan teacher throws pupils out of window:

http://edition.cnn.com/2003/WORLD/africa/10/06/morocco.teacher.reut

Goodbye SR-LX MD-11 / 6th of March 1991 to the 31st of October 2004
 
EGGD
Posts: 11880
Joined: Sat Feb 24, 2001 12:01 am

RE: How To Quieten A Noisy Class Room

Wed Oct 15, 2003 2:51 am

lmao,

Good thing too! Big grin
 
aa61hvy
Posts: 13021
Joined: Fri Nov 05, 1999 9:21 am

RE: How To Quieten A Noisy Class Room

Wed Oct 15, 2003 3:07 am

Well I bet it worked.  Laugh out loud
Go big or go home
 
teva
Posts: 1766
Joined: Thu Feb 01, 2001 12:31 am

RE: How To Quieten A Noisy Class Room

Wed Oct 15, 2003 3:20 am

as a professional trainer, I find this very tempting....
only problem... my trainees are too heavy....
Teva
Ecoute les orgues, Elles jouent pour toi...C'est le requiem pour un con
 
UAL747
Posts: 6725
Joined: Mon Dec 13, 1999 5:42 am

RE: How To Quieten A Noisy Class Room

Wed Oct 15, 2003 3:23 am

It's amazing what you can do to get little kids to be quiet. When I was in kindergarten, there was an "fake" apple tree made out of felt that covered the wall in the hall outside our classroom. There were 12 apples on it, each with our names on one of them. If we got in trouble, we got our apple picked for a school week. You couldn't imagine how many kids cried because they got their apples picked. It was the worst thing that could have happened in kindergarten.

UAL747
"Bangkok Tower, United 890 Heavy. Bangkok Tower, United 890 Heavy.....Okay, fine, we'll just turn 190 and Visual Our Way
 
aa61hvy
Posts: 13021
Joined: Fri Nov 05, 1999 9:21 am

RE: How To Quieten A Noisy Class Room

Wed Oct 15, 2003 3:24 am

We always had Green Yellow and Red cards. If you got a red card, you were in time out..
Go big or go home
 
UAL747
Posts: 6725
Joined: Mon Dec 13, 1999 5:42 am

RE: How To Quieten A Noisy Class Room

Wed Oct 15, 2003 3:28 am

There's always the classic "name on the board" trick. If you had to write it ont he board again, you were sent in the dreaded, "HALL!"

UAL747
"Bangkok Tower, United 890 Heavy. Bangkok Tower, United 890 Heavy.....Okay, fine, we'll just turn 190 and Visual Our Way
 
sleekjet
Posts: 2008
Joined: Sat Jul 28, 2001 1:35 am

RE: How To Quieten A Noisy Class Room

Wed Oct 15, 2003 4:26 am

As a 7th grade teacher, I kinda like the Moroccan's solution. Plus, my classroom is on the 3rd floor.
II Cor. 4:17-18
 
dan2002
Posts: 2024
Joined: Tue Dec 17, 2002 7:11 am

RE: How To Quieten A Noisy Class Room

Wed Oct 15, 2003 5:14 am

How To Quieten A Noisy Class Room, well YOU DONT! And Sleekjet I am a 7 grade student  Smile
A guy asks 'What's Punk?'. I kick over a trash can and its punk. He knocks over a trash can and its trendy.
 
UAL747
Posts: 6725
Joined: Mon Dec 13, 1999 5:42 am

RE: How To Quieten A Noisy Class Room

Wed Oct 15, 2003 5:24 am

Oooh! Sleekjet! I feel sorry for you. Middle schoolers are the worst when it comes to respect and discipline. I absolutely hated some kids I went to school with in middle division.

UAL747
"Bangkok Tower, United 890 Heavy. Bangkok Tower, United 890 Heavy.....Okay, fine, we'll just turn 190 and Visual Our Way
 
Scorpio
Posts: 4911
Joined: Thu Oct 04, 2001 3:48 am

RE: How To Quieten A Noisy Class Room

Wed Oct 15, 2003 5:47 am

I have a particularly noisy group of 3rd year students this year (14-15 year-olds) for English. 28 people in one classroom. A few tricks I've tried (with varying success): Unannounced tests at the end of the period, kicking people out of the classroom (not literally  Big grin ),... The system I've settled for is: I give marks for behaviour and co-operation every lesson. People who don't behave, get zero. Their names are called off at the end of the period. If they manage to get three zeros in one semester, they end their asses up in detention (detention in Belgium is on Wednesday afternoon, when all the others are free, and takes 3 hours). That's been quite effective, and the class has calmed down quite a bit. Another thing this group was notorious for, was the shooting of small balls of paper at each other. We took care of that quickly: Anyone caught shooting one, gets to stay after school every day for a week to clean all the classrooms.

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: CBBW, Flighty, OA412, Teganuma and 1 guest

Popular Searches On Airliners.net

Top Photos of Last:   24 Hours  •  48 Hours  •  7 Days  •  30 Days  •  180 Days  •  365 Days  •  All Time

Military Aircraft Every type from fighters to helicopters from air forces around the globe

Classic Airliners Props and jets from the good old days

Flight Decks Views from inside the cockpit

Aircraft Cabins Passenger cabin shots showing seat arrangements as well as cargo aircraft interior

Cargo Aircraft Pictures of great freighter aircraft

Government Aircraft Aircraft flying government officials

Helicopters Our large helicopter section. Both military and civil versions

Blimps / Airships Everything from the Goodyear blimp to the Zeppelin

Night Photos Beautiful shots taken while the sun is below the horizon

Accidents Accident, incident and crash related photos

Air to Air Photos taken by airborne photographers of airborne aircraft

Special Paint Schemes Aircraft painted in beautiful and original liveries

Airport Overviews Airport overviews from the air or ground

Tails and Winglets Tail and Winglet closeups with beautiful airline logos