Susan Hoch is our school's reading specialist servicing grades PK-4 and Jessica Kidd is teaching 5th grade. We are working to develop a lot of strategies, and share these presentations through presenting for reading councils, conferences, and schools. We have began A Love For Reading blog on which they will be sharing a lot of ways they have used their products (alove4reading.blogspot.com). Susan was previously a 3rd grade teachers, and Jessica has served as a reading specialist as well as taught in 2nd, 3rd and 4th grade.
Hands-on with lots of modeling, guided practice and application!
Yet to be added
Susan attended Lees-McRae College for her undergraduate studies, while Jessica attended Bluefield College. Later, they both received their masters degree in Literacy Education from Radford University.
We have given presentations at the New River Valley Reading Conference, Virginia State Reading Association Annual Conference, and for the Virginia State Department of Education at the English Institutes. Susan is married to Mark, a general contractor, and has two daughters, ages 18 and 14. Jessica is married to Anthony, teacher, activity director and coach, and has a 4 year old.
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Reading, Spelling, Vocabulary, Specialty, Social Studies - History, ELA Test Prep, Other (ELA), Critical Thinking, For All Subject Areas, Writing, Reading Strategies, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Thanksgiving, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Valentine's Day, St. Patrick's Day, Easter, Informational Text, Test Preparation, Phonics