Over 25 years experience teaching primary grades. Have taught in the inner city of Los Angeles, the rural countryside of Central California and the suburban setting of San Diego. Have taught in Spanish, English and Dual-Immersion. In the summer of 2012, taught ELD in a Chinese Kindergarten in Suzhou, China.
Combine Whole Language and Phonics to reach all students regardless of learning styles.
Bakersfield, CA Teacher's Hall of Fame. Have presented at numerous teacher conferences throughout the U.S. Have written and/or illustrated over 200 titles.
Studied at the University of Madrid in Spain Junior year of college. Graduated California State University, Northridge. Teacher Credential earned at California State University, Los Angeles. Bilingual Clear Credential earned at California State University, Bakersfield.
Additional information can be found at MisterKindergarten.com
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Creative Writing, Reading, Spelling, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Applied Math, Arithmetic, Basic Operations, Fractions, Geometry, Graphing, Measurement, Numbers, Science, Anatomy, Astronomy, Earth Sciences, Social Studies - History, U.S. History, World History, Foreign Language, French, Spanish, Italian, German, Japanese, Chinese, Russian, Other (Foreign Language), Arts & Music, Visual Arts, Music, Drama, EFL - ESL - ELD, Health, Other (Specialty), ELA Test Prep, Geography, Other (ELA), Portuguese, Life Skills, Arabic, For All Subject Areas, Literature, Short Stories, Writing, Reading Strategies, Writing-Essays, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Thanksgiving, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Halloween, St. Patrick's Day, Phonics