and I think it's because I have gotten too lax in discipline. They're so much better than the kids I've dealt with for the last 7 years that I just started letting things slip. They work quietly. Transitions and group work have just gone downhill, too noisy. Hallway behavior, not going so well. This frustrates me beyond words. This is something I have been consistent with. They've gotten compliments since the beginning of the year on their hallway behavior from other teachers, the P, office staff, etc. Maybe we're just having an off week.