Students have to write in a log every time they do not turn in their homework on time and explain themselves. This helps teachers keep track of how many times the same student does not do his/her homework and establishes accountability.
Tic-Tac-Toe for early finishers. When students have finished an assigned activity, they select additional activities from the tic-tac-toe board. When they complete 3 in a row, they earn some sort of reward.
Easy-to-make teacher toolbox. Grab a plastic toolbox from Home Depot, add some spray paint and labels, and you're ready to get organized! Fun DIY project for classroom organization. I pinned this because it has good ideas for organization.
Routines and Transitions alternatives to traditional homework Even at the college level, these homework alternatives make a lot of sense in a language classroom. I am beginning to really re-think all my ideas about homework.