This plan was designed to establish classroom behavior expectations on the first day of school by developing student generated rules presented in a positive way. It encourages students to express themselves in speaking and writing English. It can be used with all grades and levels of English learners and includes instructions for adapting the lesson to different grades and levels. This lesson would also work in mainstream elementary classes. Generally, this lesson takes between 45 and 90 minutes depending on the length of discussion and the amount of support needed by individual students.