For the Kid Who Blurts Out Talkin Token behavior intervention: Give a student tokens during a whole class discussion. Each time the student participates (or blurts out) they hand over a token. If they are doing exception
How to Organize Your Small Groups to PREVENT the Headache. This (fantastic) post gives several very clear and detailed options for organizing small groups into both day and day meetings with flexibility minutes built in.
Getting to Know You Small Group Craftivity
This Getting to Know You Small Group Craftivity is a fun way to help students establish themselves within small groups, table groups, or as a whole class. Cut them apart, glue on a head, and display.