This is my 9th year teaching Read 180 at the high school level. I began teaching in East Los Angeles and now teach in Ontario. I have taught 9th grade using the Read 180 program all 9 years, and I love to create new resources to supplement the program in my classroom.
I feel that Read 180 is a great program and very engaging for students. I am lucky to teach a double block class, where I have my students for two class periods in a row. They get credit for Read 180 and for English 1, and having them for two hours instead of one makes a huge difference in instruction. I have created extra lessons and activities that supplement the curriculum. I also teach several novels as part of the class, including Tangerine, Seedfolks, The Code, and We Beat the Street.
Bachelor's in Liberal Studies from CSU Long Beach Single Subject Credential in English from University of Redlands Master's in Social Multicultural Foundations of Education from CSU Long Beach
I am a busy wife and mommy of three sweet boys, Aaden, 4, Reed, 2, and Dylan, 1. I love taking adventures with my boys, taking pictures, blogging, and couponing.
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Reading, Grammar, Spelling, Vocabulary, EFL - ESL - ELD, ELA Test Prep, Literature, Character Education, Short Stories, Writing, Reading Strategies, Informational Text