Ms Joanne
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15 Spinners to help beginning language students in French immersion, dual language or FSL classes learn French sounds. There are 2 consonant spi...
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23 Spinners Games to help K-2 students learn their sounds. Each spinner is a mix of different sounds and word families as follows: - 5 Short V...
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This is a bundle of ten vocabulary sets for beginning French students. It contains over 200 words and covers classroom objects, food, animals, H...
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Help your beginning French language students develop their use of adjectives by playing a matching game, illustrating simple sentences, reading t...
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Help your beginning French language students develop their use of verbs by playing a matching game, illustrating simple sentences, reading the wo...
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Help your beginning French language students develop their use of adjectives, by playing a matching game with an emphasis on the difference betwe...
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Create a print rich environment for your classroom with these 7 pages illustrating 34 Long A words from the a__e, ai and ay spe...
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This files contains 5 Spinners Games to help kindergarten and 1st grade students learn their sounds. Each spinner combines a short vowel with di...
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This file contains 23 illustrated French Christmas words and phrases in a word wall format and 18 illustrated sentences using those words in cont...
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I have been teaching for 20 years in a variety of school systems. I've taught K-5, but have been in Grade 1 for the last 10 years, in French Immersion in Canada and in English at an international school in Japan. I've also taught ESL overseas and in Vancouver. I love teaching language and love Grade 1 where you see those huge gains, academically and socially.

MY TEACHING STYLE

Hands-on and differentiated to meet individual student needs. I like to have the kids busy and engaged. My goal is to make all the children feel valued and challenged without undue stress or frustration on their part. I am mostly concerned with fostering a "love of learning" and an "inquiring mind" while teaching valuable, lasting skills.

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

2014: nominated for Prime Minister's award for teaching excellence.

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

B.J. (Bachelor of Journalism) B.A. (Asian Studies) B.Ed (Elementary K-7) TESL Certificate

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

I grew up bilingually in Montreal, Quebec. I spoke French with my mom and relatives on her side of the family and English with my dad and his side. Now I have a bilingual daughter who speaks Japanese with her dad and his family and English with my side - no French for her but she has her two languages. I feel bilingualism or even better multilingualism is such a great gift to give a child.