Automaticity: Entering the classroom | Rufus

The teacher-student three-step.
With thanks to Doug Lemov and the excellent Teach Like A Champion 2.0

Three steps for a teacher to minimise wasted time and disruption at the beginning of the lesson:
Meet and greet the students at the door
Supervise the student three-step
Have a ‘do now’ or ‘recap’ for them to do immediately

The three steps for the students is on a handy poster: three step entry

Implementing this will require me to:
explain why and how I want students to do this
believe 100% that it is the right thing to do
persevere through difficulties
guide the students…

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