Draggles and Wowzers: A Role Playing Exercise for Developing Student Civility


  • Celeste M. Grimard
  • Michel Cossette
  • Miguel R. Olivas-Luj


Minimizing uncivil student behavior is fundamental to developing a positive learning climate in the classroom. Draggles and Wowzers is a 45-minute role playing exercise that helps students develop an understanding of uncivil behavior and its impact on learning. It is based on the fable presented in