Tag Archives: cell phone

Bags in bins – unintended consequences

Half joking i told the class if I spot a phone it goes in the bag, and the bag goes in the bin. Year 9 students seemed to like that concept and before long the bin was full of cell … Continue reading

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It’s in the bag …

So, we are not allowed to confiscate cell phones, even if the student persists in off task behavior and the cell phones are not required for class. You may instruct students to place phones in their bags. However, sometimes even that is not enough … Continue reading

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Cell phone management

Cell phones can be a challenge. I ask the phones to be placed in bags with the caveat that if I see a single phone all bags go to the front. (With some humor I may add.) Sure enough a … Continue reading

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Let the games begin

WEGC had a text competition this week: fastest Texter in the East. Three rounds of reasonably challenging texts with the final being an attempt at the World Record i.e. “The razor-toothed piranhas of the genera Serrasalmus and Pygocentrus are the … Continue reading

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