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, Test Preparation, Phonics