Sure-fire tools to captivate, activate, energize and mobilize your learners!Have you ever watched your students walk into your classroom distracted-some full of energy, others dragging? Of course you have! As a teacher, gaining student attention is your first step towards an effective lesson. If you're running out of creative ideas for getting your students focused and on task, Tools for Engagement is a great resource for you. Learn the specifics about different emotional states and how to adapt the learning process to work effectively with those states. Within this book's color-coded chapters, you'll discover more than 150 practical activities that will arouse curiosity, promote accountability, ease transitions, boost confidence, and enhance understanding and retention. Your confidence as a teacher will soar with these powerful, state-changing tools.