The three before me rule works with middle school
kids. Make a bulletin board at the start of the school
year. I got this idea from a co-worker and have shared
it often with the list.
3 Before Me:
1. Use handouts - instructions sheets - your notes
2. Look at art visuals - prints and examples
3. Ask someone at your table who knows what they are
I actually put the lesson plans on the table for many
of my units - might as well have someone read them.
Admin never did (nor did I). I was always available
the "crisis"....but tried to use the 3 before me rule
for the little things (and for those who didn't
--- N2ART247@aol.com wrote:
> Amen! You waste valuable class time repeating
> instruction. Sometimes I write
> on my board (if simple enough) Most often ... an
> enlightened neighbor of the
> 'negligent' student explains the directions.