Here are some examples of when I use quiet signals:
- students signal to use the restroom, get tissue, get a pencil, and for help
- students use thumbs up or thumbs down to agree/disagree with a statement during group work
- students use thumbs up when they are finished with a task or are ready to move on to the next question
- students vote on items, such as the read aloud, indoor recess game, or movie using 1 finger, 2 fingers, or more
This just makes life a little more simple.
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