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Classroom Hand Signals - Poster Collection

Teach Starter Publishing
PDF | 9 pages | Grades: PK - 6

Strengthen classroom management and cut down on classroom interruptions with a set of classroom hand signal posters.

👍Classroom Hand Signals Cut Down on Interruptions

 Every teacher knows that one of the most difficult parts of classroom management is setting up clear expectations. Use these posters at the beginning of the school year to show your students some acceptable ways they can ask for assistance.

🤲How Do Classroom Hand Signals Work?

Students can use these to show that they need to use the restroom, have a question, need a pencil, or have a comment to share. This set of posters will cut down on classroom distractions and keep your classroom running like a well-oiled machine.

Hand Signal Posters included are:

  • Water
  • Restroom
  • Comment
  • Question
  • Got It!
  • I Need Something
  • Not Ready Yet
  • Pencil
  • Tissue

How to Make the Most of Your Classroom Hand Signals Posters

  1. Print the poster on letter-size paper, slip it into a clear sleeve, and use it in your guided groups as a reminder.
  2. Print the posters on letter-sized paper and display them in your classroom for daily reminders.

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