This Get Your Class Back! Free Your Class from Cell Phones in 5 Minutes lesson plan also includes:
Welcome to a class in Cell Phones Anonymous! Rid young scholars of their addiction with an easy, positive reinforcement, two-step program: turn them off and put them in a box at the front of the classroom. Each day they participate, they receive extra credit points.
- Check your school policy on cell phones in the classroom
- Have class members research current information about the negative health effects of the electromagnetic energy fields generated by cell phones
- Designed for and most appropriate for college level psychology classes
- The paper includes a description of the activity, an evaluation of the activity, results of a student questionnaire on the activity, and comments from participants' essays