I have been teaching for 23 years! The majority of that time has been in First and Second Grades! I love teaching and can't imagine doing anything else!!
I use Balanced Literacy and Hands-on Math in my classroom.
Metro Jackson Chamber of Commerce Outstanding Teacher Teacher of the Year
M ED in Elementary Education Reading Recovery Certified
I taught Reading Recovery for 3 years. For 4 years (during my off time), I presented Balanced Literacy Professional Developments for Wright Group. I also spent 3 years as a Curriculum Specialist for my school district.
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Creative Writing, Reading, Grammar, Spelling, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Arithmetic, Basic Operations, Fractions, Measurement, Numbers, Science, Life Skills, Literature, Classroom Management, General Science, Writing, Reading Strategies, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Thanksgiving, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Autumn, Mental Math, Halloween, Winter, Valentine's Day, Black History Month, St. Patrick's Day, Easter, Spring, Place Value, Tools for Common Core, For All Subjects, Summer, Phonics