Comment

This is my routine that (while still tweaking) works fairly well for me. I teach Middle School German.  Before class as students file in: CC is projected on board and I give students the chance to ...

View more

Comment

@Sam Schneider Great ideas! I asked my 8th graders for some some silly ideas. One I really liked was "Banished to the Isle of Time Out till it be morrow." They have to go sit in an island desk and ...

View more

Comment

Sure! I do have the Premium Account. What questions do you have? 

View more

Comment

I have a gamification blog that anyone is free to check out. It's at capitdan.tumblr.com if you are at all interested in how I integrate Classcraft and my comments on specific game design features. :)

View more

Comment

Love the random event ideas! My biggest learning experience (as with any classroom management) is to make sure you are very cut and dry at the beginning of the year so students know your expectatio...

View more

Comment

First! German teacher here. I love using Classcraft to reward students for behaviors that I cannot quantify and put into gradebook, and for foreign language, we have a lot of those. These behaviors...

View more

Comment

As far as I have seen, there is no way to monitor how much Gold they earn or spend unless you are the one physically giving/removing it.  Sorry I couldn't be more of a help... :/

View more

Comment

I'll also contract Sephanie a little, but I'm a German teacher and for foreign language I found that small teams work better for me, since I want them to talk to everyone on their team. Bigger team...

View more

Comment

Hi Maya, I use the first 4-5 minutes of class for the random event and if they want to use a power before class, they'll tell me. Only some of my powers are triggered during class (Invisibility for...

View more

Comment

Kari, I like those sentences too!  I use a clipboard and tally system, usually giving them 10 or 20 points a tally when we do question review. With bigger classes, I tend to give them more points p...

View more