What Makes a Parent Love a Teacher - terrific post by Jennifer of Cult of Pedagogy about the importance of getting to know your students and some tips doing that. More importantly, create positive connections with your students.
100 Things You Can Purchase from the Dollar Tree and Use in the classroom with over 150 activities using those materials! So many great ideas in this post! You don't know how many things I use in my classroom from Dollar Tree. This is my favorite store.
Decorating and Organizing in the Summer
Decorating and Organizing the classroom- ideas for classroom decoration and organization; back to school classroom ideas