Primary school teacher across all year levels from Prep to Year 6, including special needs students. Differentiation strategies and working with boys is a particular strength.
Transformational learning environments where the children own the room and the learning which develops independence and a passion for learning for both students and teachers.
2011 Innovative Teachers Award (Queensland Education) Golden Key Honor Society - Academic Excellence
Griffith University Graduate 2008 Certificate IV - Disability Certificate IV - Workplace Training and Assessment
I am the mother of 3 children, 2 boys, 1 girl. My oldest boy has Aspergers which encouraged me to pursue a career as a teacher, to provide a more diverse range of teaching practices to support more children than conventional traditional schooling.
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Creative Writing, Writing-Expository, Reading, Grammar, Spelling, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Arithmetic, Basic Operations, Measurement, Numbers, Science, Basic Principles, Earth Sciences, Social Studies - History, Arts & Music, Visual Arts, Australian History, British History, Geography, Life Skills, Critical Thinking, For All Subject Areas, Literature, Classroom Management, Character Education, Word Problems, General Science, Physical Science, Problem Solving, Writing, Oral Communication, Reading Strategies, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Poetry, Mental Math, Place Value, For All Subjects, Informational Text, Handwriting, End of Year, Close Reading, Classroom Community