the Interactive Guide to
for Trainee and Newly Qualified Teachers
Know your behaviour strategies
The aims of this unit are:
- To introduce a set of Wave 1: Whole Class behaviour strategies.
- To understand the skills needed to be a good classroom manager.
- To help you work towards creating a positive classroom.
- To help you appreciate the importance of being a positive role model to pupils.
As a newly qualified, or trainee teacher, your aim is to become an effective classroom manager.
In this unit you will find an easy to use set of Wave 1 skills and strategies, which reflect good classroom practice. When you build these into your teaching programme, you are taking positive steps in teaching children how to behave in your classroom.
Ensure they are applied consistently and the pupils will soon know what rewards to expect and what consequences will apply. The clear message is ‘Keep it simple’.