POLICIES
PROCEDURES
RULES
CONSEQUENCES
SCENARIOS

100

What are the guidelines or methods used to accomplish a goal that address why you need to do something?

Policies

100

What word means steps to complete a task?

Procedure

100

True or False.  You may bring water to the S.T.E.M. Lab.

False!  You may never bring in food or drinks into the lab because they can damage the computers if they are spilled.

100

What are the results of an action?

Consequences

100

Scenario:

In this scenario, you must answer yes or no and tell me why.

You think your shoulder partner took your pencil and now you don't have one.  Should you jump up and down yelling, "This Bozo Stole My Pencil!"

No!  You could kindly ask your neighbor if they borrowed your pencil or took it believing it was theirs, or you could raise your hand or put out your help button for the teacher to come and help resolve the issue.

200

True or False?  This is a good way to respect the equipment in S.T.E.M. Lab.

False

200

True or False?  The only time you can talk is when you first come into S.T.E.M. Lab.

False.  You should enter quietly and there will be other opportunities to talk.

200

True or False.  If someone calls me dumb in S.T.E.M. Lab, I should smack them in the head!

FALSE.  You can handle this by ignoring them, telling them they are mean, or tell the teacher.  We can't use physical violence.

200

True or False.  Consequences are always punishments for doing something wrong.

False.  Consequences can be good if you chose wisely.

200

Scenario:

In this scenario, you must answer yes or no and tell me why.

We are learning to code in STEM Lab.  You don't understand it and really hate doing it.  Should you give it a try anyway?

Yes.  Go into it with a positive attitude and ask for help when you need it.

300

True or False?  This is one way to respect the equipment in STEM Lab....

FALSE

300

True or False.  The procedure for leaving the classroom is:

  • Log off of your computer as soon as you’re told to do so.
  • Neatly put your headphones on top of your computer.
  • Push up your chair.
  • Pick up your trash - like paper or Kleenex tissues and put them in the trashcan.
  • If you are wearing Star Wars, meet me at Darth Vader.
  • Get in a straight line quickly and quietly.  

True

300

True or False.  If I know the answer to a question, I should shout out the answer.

False.  You should raise your hand and always use an inside voice.

300

What is the consequence of showing respect for the computers and other equipment?

Everyone, including you, will be able to enjoy working with technology for a long time that other schools are not fortunate enough to have.

300

Scenario:

In this scenario, you must tell me what you would say or do and why.

You are working with a group of people on a project.  One person has an idea and shares it with the group.  Another kid in the group says, "That's a dumb idea!"  What should you do or say?

You should tell them that all ideas are welcomed and that if they continue the bullying, you will tell the teacher.

400

True or False?  This is one way to respect your teacher in STEM Lab ....

FALSE

400

If you want to say something during a class discussion, what do you do?

RAISE YOUR HAND

400

True or False.  You should never take anything from the S.T.E.M. Lab back to your class.

True.  All the materials and equipment in the S.T.E.M. Lab must stay in the S.T.E.M. Lab for others to use.

400

True or False.  If you follow the policies, procedures, and rules in class, you will earn respect and develop a good reputation.

True.  Part of school is learning how to behave socially.

400

Scenario:

In this scenario, you must answer yes or no and tell me why.

Your teacher rewarded you with a piece of candy for some awesome work you did in her class. Should you bring it to S.T.E.M. Lab?  

No.  You can't bring any food or drinks into the lab because it could damage the equipment.

500

Mrs. Smith said that we should respect each other as if we were ____________, because we all are stuck in this together for a whole year!

FAMILY

500

True or False.  If you have a question while the teacher is giving instructions, you immediately raise your hand.

False.  Wait until she is finished giving instructions and then raise your hand.  She might address the answer to your question if you listen to all of her instructions.

500

What is the word that describes a list of expected behaviors?

Rules

500

True or False.  If you choose to goof off and not pay attention, one consequence is that you will be left behind because your friends will gain the skills they need to be successful, but you won't.

True. When you goof off you are developing a bad habit and eventually it will catch up with you and cause you problems.

500

Scenario:

In this scenario, you must tell me what you would say or do and why.

The intruder alarm goes off.  One kid yells, "It's only a drill.  No one should worry." What should you say or do?

You should put your finger to your mouth to show them that it is time to be quiet and lead by example by quietly moving into the place you are supposed to hide.