I homeschooled my children for 4 years and have been teaching in my own classroom for 11 years. I am a certified Barton (Orton-Gillingham based) tutor for children with dyslexia. I am also a Slingerland-trained teacher. I have run my own tutoring business for 15 years. I am also a MERIT teacher.
Child-centered and direct instruction
Bachelor's Degree, National University, Magna Cum Laude Master's Degree, Cal State Fresno, Summa Cum Laude Phi Kappa Phi member
Bachelor's from National University Master's from Cal State Fresno California Multiple Subject Credential from Cal State Monterey Bay MERIT Making Education Relevant in Technology from Krause Center of Innovation
I teach kindergarten, but also work during the school week with children in grades k-10th. I host an after-school writing club for first through third graders. I really enjoy that each day in my job is like a box of chocolate and I never know what I will get, but always enjoy it!
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Creative Writing, Reading, Spelling, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Arithmetic, Basic Operations, Fractions, Geometry, Graphing, Measurement, Numbers, Other (Math), Science, Biology, Earth Sciences, Environment, Arts & Music, Visual Arts, Graphic Arts, Critical Thinking, For All Subject Areas, Classroom Management, Character Education, Short Stories, Writing, Child Care, Reading Strategies, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Thanksgiving, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Autumn, Halloween, Winter, Valentine's Day, St. Patrick's Day, Easter, Spring, Products For TpT Sellers, For All Subjects, Summer, Informational Text