These ideas are free. They don’t take much time. None of them involve candy, art parties or taking away from instruction, but they are powerful ways you can reinforce positive behavior in the art room for either individual students or the whole group. It’s amazing how a positive reinforcement (versus a negative consequence), no matter how small, can make a difference in a child’s motivation and work habits in the art room. Choose from the menu below and add these ideas to your arsenal of classroom management tricks.
50 Positive Ways to Acknowledge and Reward Students in the Art Room
What else would you add to the list to reinforce positive behavior in the art room?