This is my fourth year in 2nd grade. I have previously taught Kindergarten for one year and 1st grade for four years. I love teaching 2nd grade!
My style is always evolving. I love using games to teach and reinforce concepts. I fully believe that learning should be fun!
Teacher of the Year 2011-2012 B97.5 Teacher of the Month for November (2012)
I have a Bachelor's in Child Development and Learning from Maryville College and Master's in Elementary Education from the University of Tennessee.
Check out my blog at http://swimmingintosecond.blogspot.com for more ideas and resources.
English Language Arts, Creative Writing, Reading, Grammar, Spelling, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Arithmetic, Basic Operations, Measurement, Numbers, Science, Astronomy, Earth Sciences, Social Studies - History, ELA Test Prep, Literature, Classroom Management, Professional Development, Economics , General Science, Library Skills, Writing, Reading Strategies, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Thanksgiving, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Autumn, Halloween, Speech Therapy, Winter, Valentine's Day, Martin Luther King Day, President's Day, Black History Month, St. Patrick's Day, Spring, Place Value, Tools for Common Core, Earth Day, Summer, Informational Text, Phonics