How to be Successful in Art Class!Strategies for Success ORHow to have fun (and learn) in Art!In the art room those rules are:Respect yourself, others and materials:No waste.Treat all people correctly.Show a positive attitude.Responsibility- Take care of your art business:Work quietly.Complete assignments.Do you best.Safety for yourself and all others:Use tools/supplies correctly.Talk softly to those at your table.Clean your table/floor area.Since Art is a visual activity, those rules would "look" like this:If students need help with staying focused and helping the classroom succeed in its daily goals the following formula will be used to help.
Uh-Ohs in Specials will mean:
If you cause or are part of a problem, I will:
1st - give you a signal as a warning. When you see this signal, stop and think about the choice you have made.
2nd - give you some private work time to continue your assignment away from your group to reflect on your actions and show that you CAN be successful. This step may include a planner signature.
3rd - make a phone call home, or send an "Oops" note with you that must be signed by parent/guardian and returned to me the next day, and possibly write an office referral.
4th - complete an office referral. You will also complete alternate assignments until ready and able to present appropriate classroom behavior.