Flexible seating middle school. Flexible seating has become all the rage in elementary school classrooms. Im hoping that this post will serve two purposes. Rather than confining kids to traditional tables and chairs teachers are giving students lots of different seating options so that children can take control of their learning. Tips on giving your students a choice about where and on what to sitincluding ideas about seating charts and classroom management.
My students need flexible seating options like wobble stools and exercise balls to help them ensure their success in the classroom. I hope this will be a resource for teachers looking to jump into this type of arrangement. One i answer a lot of questions about alternative or flexible seating in my classroom. Additionally if youre looking to convince your administrators that flexible seating is right for your students or even your entire school my principal jason markusen has some interesting thoughts on this subject.
So i have watched the flexible seating craze go on for the last few years and i always dismissed it.