Smart Chick
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Smart Chick
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A pair of books: The book, "Holes", by Louis Sachar and a reading guide to go with the book.
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A book filled with practical strategies for librarians, teachers, and parents.
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A set of the four books in the "Dragons of Deltora" series by Emily Rodda. All four are in good condition.
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A set of four books, three from the Deltora Shadowlands series and one from the Deltora Quest series. All by Emily Rodda and in good condition.
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A set of three books in the Dragons of Deltora series by Emily Rhodda. The set contians books 1, 3, and 4 in the Dragons of Deltora series.
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A set of 3 books: Arctic Fives Arrive by E. Pinczes, We Can Make Graphs, and One HUndred Hungry Ants by E. Pinczes. Gently Used.
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A set of 10 books titled, "Through Children's Eyes: Tales of Old Columbus", by Carole Gerber and Marty Husted.
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A set of three software cds: Cartopedia (isbn: 0-7894-0263-7) for Windows, My First Amazing Dictionary (isbn: 0-7894-0252-1 (for Macintosh), and ...
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A copy of the Dragonology Handbook, in good condition.
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0-7636-2814-X
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A set of two books: "Cut" by Patricia McCormick and "Sahara Special" by Esme Raji Codell
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A copy of the book, "Family Math". A great resource.
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I have taught for 18 years in a large, urban, public school district (I have taught in four different schools) and I LOVE it! I taught a self-contained, multi-aged gifted class for seven years. Prior to this assignment, I taught regular ed 4th and 5th grades. I am now in a wonderful STEM school teaching 5th grade! I love the STEM philosophy and it is really making my students problem solvers and critical thinkers! I am so lucky to have such great students, past and present!

MY TEACHING STYLE

I have a progressive and eclectic, a "whatever works" approach to teaching. I always want to keep kids engaged and interested in what we are doing. I do a lot of hands-on, project-based activities in all subject areas. I believe in always teaching at a high level with high expectations for both myself and my students.

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

Received a First Year Teacher Award in 1997 Nominated for the Disney Teacher of the Year three times WalMart Teacher of the Year 2006

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

Bachelor Of Science in Education 1996 Masters of the Art in Education 2004 Gifted/Talented Certification 2005

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Check me out on Facebook: Smart Chick Teaching Resources OR on my recently created blog: http://smartchickteacher.wordpress.com/ http://growingastemclassroom.blogspot.com/ Higher level materials in all subject areas designed to increase student engagement and achievement. I have been a teacher of diverse student groups, like gifted students, for many years and have designed and used these items in my own classroom with much success! I also believe that any child will benefit from highly engaging and interesting activities and projects. It is so important to make learning as authentic as possible for all learners, irregardless of their level. All students have gifts and talents and it is important that we, as teachers, find and recognize these in every child. These materials give students the opportunity to increase skills they will need in the real world, not just skills they will need to do well on tests!