Anticipatory Set/Hook Arrange chairs so they are dispersed about the room. Write on the board: “Test today. Study and review for 10 minutes.”
Step 1—Have the students explain the protocol of taking a test. Quiet — No Talking Do your own work – No Cheating All notes, books, etc, must be in backpacks which will be left against the wall of the classroom. Etc. Write the appropriate responses on the board Tell the students that you will expect them to follow the standards that they have set.
Step 2—Distribute the Test. Students may start on it as soon as they receive it.
Step 3—After everyone has the test, write on the board (in a different color): “After handing in your test, wait quietly for your partner to complete his/her test, you may practice your Final Fight in the commons area.”
Step 4—Continually monitor the students throughout the class period. Maintain close proximity with students by walking around the room, checking students’ work.
Step5—Keep the students apprised of the time.
Step 6— Ask students if they need any clarification of questions.
Step 7—Have students wind up a few minutes before the bell rings.
Step 8—If there is time remaining, let all the students practice their fights.
Remind students that they may work on the practice fight outside of class so the fight can be memorized and performed well.