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    Melinda Pickett Lange
    Melinda Pickett Lange
    Melinda Pickett Lange

    Melinda Pickett Lange

    Can we make animal books? a peacock book? I like the binding with popsicle sticks, and what an elastic band?

    Thanksgiving Blessing Mix ~ A yummy snack that has meaning. Each item represents part of Thanksgiving... Recipe and free printable tags for great gift or display!

    Roll and READ a SIMPLE sentence made of sight words and short vowel words! What a great way to help build CONFIDENCE and FLUENCY!

    I Can READ! Roll and READ simple sentences with SIGHT WORDS and WORD FAMILIES!

    FREE Call Backs (Attention Getters) for the primary classroom

    Keeping it Simple: fall candy pouches. Takes you to the website but picture explains how to make it.

    Lemonade Magic #Pie recipe - old favorite - only 4 ingredients!

    3 Ingredient Nutella Brownies - Bake at 350F (180C) for around 30 minutes (less time for cupcake form, more time if the centers aren't baked through).

    EASY ways to make BRAIN BREAKS successful in your classroom. Want to know more about brain breaks and how they work? This post is FULL is great ideas for implement brain breaks in any class!

    Place value activities to do with "The True Story of the 3 Little Pigs". I would have never thought to use this book to teach place value. Great for lower elementary.

    Single Serve, Microwavable Peanut Butter Rice Krispie Treats - An ooey-gooey Rice Krispie Treat in a single serving size, that's easily and quickly made in your microwave.

    Get Skinny / 2 large old bananas 1 cup of quick oats. You can add in choc chips, coconut, or nuts if you'd like. Then 350º for 15 mins. THAT'S IT!

    Southwestern Avocado Salad Dressing - made with avocado, cilantro, and lime! | Buns in My Oven

    Find out your teacher's FAVORITES with this FREE printable form - - one for a FEMALE teacher and one for a MALE teacher. From Marci Coombs Blog.

    Students sort clues written on notecards into rural suburban or urban, tape, laminate, then hang in the class as a reference. COMMUNITIES

    2nd Grade Common Core Math Word Wall - Illustrated vocabulary cards that are color coded by domain! $

    Cold pasta salads are the perfect & satisfying quick dinner or lunch! This delicious pasta salad recipe is loaded with avocados, crispy bacon & juicy cherry tomatoes tossed in a homemade avocado dressing!

    Chicken Casear Pasta Salad Recipe. The Creativity Exchange

    I love classroom doors with children's names incorporated into a theme! Did this with ice cream one year! Of course, we made ice cream the first day...

    sports theme classroom | YES or have caught yourself silently nodding in approval, then you ...

    CHAMPS Morning Procedures anchor chart: Come into room quietly; Homework turned in; All class materials on desk; Meeting classroom expectations; Paying attention to speaker; Sharing our thoughts and opinions respectfully!

    BASEBALL Theme Classroom Decor/ Character Education Banner / Large / In Our Class/ blue / JPEG / graphics by Melonheadz / ARTrageous FUN

    baseball theme for classroom | School Classroom Job or Task Chart - Baseball theme - "We're All ...

    The perfect recipe for copycat Raising Canes sauce! It even tastes like the real thing!

    How one teacher used an acronym to make the Whole Brain Teaching rules work in her classroom.

    Chicken Tamale Casserole I used 1/2 my corn bread recipe. no creamed corn. In a 9 inch square pan. it was good. Mark loved it!

    CRAZY CAKE, also known as Wacky Cake & Depression Cake- No Eggs, Milk, Butter,Bowls or Mixers!! Super moist & delicious!! Great activity to do with kids!! Go to recipe for egg/dairy allergies. Recipe dates back to the Great Depression. It's darn good cake!! | SweetLittleBluebi...

    “Shock” your opponents and play “Extra” hard. Keep the “Snickers” to a minimum & pound it to the ground! Your teammates are your “Lifesavers,” play together! Do it the “Bulldog Way” (For this one, we got Milky Way candy bars and covered up the 'Milky' on the front and put the word 'Bulldog' in its place) Don’t have “Butterfingers,” “Crunch” your competition! Play like you’re playing for “100 Grand” Take big “Strides” toward the net Keep the winning “Spree” alive!

    This homemade Hand Lemon Scrub would be a much appreciated gift for volunteers, and the cute "Bless Your Sweet Hands" label is perfect!

    These baked pancake squares are wonderful! Super easy. Especially with fresh fruit and maple glaze or syrup

    50+ homemade recipes for kids - includes what to do with all those left over pieces of old crayon!

    Basketball locker decoration

    My Heart Belongs to a Basketball Coach (Baseball Tee) | HUMAN

    SPARK DIP! 1 scoop/packet AdvoCare Spark, Fruit Punch 1 scoop/packet AdvoCare Rehydrate, Fruit Punch 1 16-oz container whipped cream cheese 1 container extra creamy Cool Whip Blend with mixer. Dip in fruit, graham crackers, Ritz crackers, etc. Delicious, easy and FULL of vitamins!!

    I like to do Advocare Taster parties for fun! This is seperate from the actual mixers I do as well. I buy the little cups from Party City and it takes only 1 packet to make 5 little cups. I just do this so people can come mingle and try different flavors. We have a blast each time! I have out my Impact magazines and product catalogs and also my board that shows the 4 ways to get paid. I also have the CU24 dvd playing in background.

    Love these little breakfast buckets... so cute for teacher appreciation :^)

    Book Character Day ~ Diary of a Wimpy Kid! Free, Downloadable .pdf Masks for Greg, Manny, Rodrick, Rowley, plus Mr. and Mrs. Heffley at www.wimpykidclub....!