These are easy tips for aiding the distracted, energetic, shy, or cautious student. The simple instructions will have you addressing an issue or problem in a matter of minutes. These are simple, easy to use activities that allow students some movement and control over their time in class. Once you have identified which student needs a little more “freedom”, choose one of the activities. If one is not successful, try another. Or perhaps combine two that meet the needs of that student. In time you will find the student’s tasks being completed, a more content student, a calmer YOU!