I've been teaching for 18 years. I have taught special education and general education. Most of my career has been spent teaching first graders. I teach at a local college for teachers. I currently teach a writing in the K-2 classroom and curriculum and instruction.
I use Daily 5 to teach my language arts block. I use a writer's workshop format.
Who's Who Among America's Teachers 2004-2005
I have certifications in special education and elementary education. I have my masters in general education.
I have a blog at www.littlepriorities.blogspot.com
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Creative Writing, Writing-Expository, Reading, Grammar, Spelling, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Arithmetic, Basic Operations, Graphing, Measurement, Numbers, Science, Anatomy, Biology, Earth Sciences, Environment, Civics, Other (Arts), Music, Physical Education, Computer Science - Technology, Health, Other (Specialty), Australian History, Geography (k-12), Literature, Classroom Management, Character Education, Word Problems, Study Skills, Instructional Technology, General Science, Short Stories, Writing, Reading Strategies, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Poetry, Autumn, Halloween, St. Patrick's Day, Tools for Common Core, Summer, Informational Text