Concept thinking:This idea represents decision making for kids. It is an easy way to manage small groups with clear expectations. Students will be able to make their own decisions when in a group and ask questions to recieve positive feedback.
What are your expectations for students when working in pairs or groups? good management needs to be in place FIRST -You can make up your own -- teach this before working in groups! Post in the room and refer to it often!
My class has been studying "My Plate" and the food groups. I created these posters ahead of time with the portions of the plate. My students cut and glued pictures from grocery circulars to the various groups. The kids had a blast!