Classroom Management Tips for First-Year Teachers--This is a fantastic article! It approaches management from a philosophical angle, sort of the how and why to build success into management strategies and procedures.
Good Reminders: 10 Ways to Sabotage Your Classroom Managment: If you are having classroom management problems, take a look at this article, which explains what NOT to do, and the more effective practices you should try instead.
50 fun call-and-response ideas to get students' attention
Effective classroom management is one of my biggest challenges. This resource has everything a teacher needs to set up effective routines, maintain accurate record keeping, and set up a positive classroom atmosphere.
CLASSROOM Management: Effectively manage your new middle school or high school classroom by establishing these five classroom routines in the beginning of the year. First week classroom routines for effective classroom management.
First day class rules: I actually have this taped to the inside of my classroom door. After my students see these (and chuckle a little), my rules don't seem so bad.---like this idea :) start the year off with some tongue n cheek humor :)