I teach first grade and have for over 15 years. I taught 5th, 4th and kindergarten, but settled in first grade. Firsties are my favorite!
My teaching style is energetic!
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Master's in Early Childhood Teaching and Cultural Diversity
I married my high school sweetheart in 1978. We have two beautiful daughters who live at home. I attend church, love to scrapbook and love teaching little children.
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Reading, Grammar, Spelling, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Arithmetic, Basic Operations, Fractions, Geometry, Graphing, Numbers, Science, Earth Sciences, Social Studies - History, Government, U.S. History, Special Education, Life Skills, Critical Thinking, Classroom Management, School Counseling, Character Education, Word Problems, Writing, Reading Strategies, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Thanksgiving, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Poetry, Autumn, Mental Math, Halloween, Winter, Valentine's Day, Presidents' Day, Easter, Spring, Earth Day, Summer, Informational Text, Early Intervention, End of Year, Phonics