Teachers, I remember from my days in our teaching methods class at UGA we learned that we needed a "mental set" activity for each lesson--something to grab the students' attention and focus them on the lesson at hand. I ran across this article today and thought it would be a great discussion piece for teaching parliamentary procedure. I'm sure you could find the footage of this incident on YouTube which would help to illustrate the point. http://www.foxnews.com/science/2014/02/07/do-ayes-really-have-it/?intcmp=latestnews Lynn Barber, Ed.D. South Region Agricultural Education Director Georgia Department of Education 2802 Moore Highway, ABAC 34 Tifton, GA 31793 229-386-3428 (office) 912-584-8442 (cell) Follow us on Twitter: @gadoenews and @drjohnbarge Like us on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/gadoe "Making Education Work for All Georgians"