Could you cut various amounts ahead of time, put them in plastic bags..each
bag labeled with the amount inside and the amount of money owed on the bag.
Student can select the one they want.
You could have a little form that the student could fill out when he selects
the bag he wants...and then you could receipt it after class and put the
receipt in their trays.
Or...the label that you put on the bag with the supplies, could be one that
would peel off and then they could stick in on a sheet where you are keeping
up with the amounts. You could have a place for them to add their name.
If you don't understand what I'm talking about...write me and I'll explain.
We have to collect money for certain supplies and it can really be a
----- Original Message -----
From: "Ruth Wilson" <Ruth.Wilson@dcsdk12.org>
To: "ArtsEdNet Talk" <email@example.com>
Sent: Tuesday, July 15, 2003 4:37 PM
Subject: High School Jewlery Classroom Management ?
> I am collecting thoughts on how to disperse Jewelry supplies
> (ie: silver) to students when they have to pay for the material.
> Now a student asks for a certain amount, teacher cuts it, collects
> the money, and it is a bookkeeping nightmare. More time is spent
> on this process than being with and helping kids. Ideas would be
> greatly appreciated.
> Ruth Wilson