Sometimes incentives can provide just the motivation kids need to work hard to reach a goal or improve their behavior. Are you looking for ideas cheap and easy student rewards that kids will love? If so these ideas are awesome and most are free, non-food rewards too! There are 30 ideas for individual rewards and 30 ideas for whole class rewards.
Classroom Bingo! This is a whole class reward system. When the class displays a positive behavior a number is pulled from a hat. That number is then covered up. When the class has five in a row they win an award!
or whole class behavior, we love Behavior BINGO! It's a great way to encourage great behavior choices and practice essential math skills as well. Students can earn numbers for hallway behavior, encore class behavior (music, art, PE, library, computer lab), cafeteria behavior, etc. Once we earn 10 in a row--it's BINGO! Students vote on our reward during weekly class meetings.