CT: Teaching 20 years 1st - 4th grade in general education K - 6th special education in Resource and Mild/Moderate Classrooms Mama to 3 good men (6th grade, 8th grade, 10th grade) Rara: Professional Artist
I am always on the look out for innovative ways to make learning meaningful, hands-on, and engaging. When we (students and teacher) are having fun the learning goes deeper, lasts longer, and everyone is willing to try and retry things that have not yet been mastered.
Scholastic Art and Writing Awards, teacher award 2012,2013. People's Choice Award, 2015, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park Invitational Show, 2015, Honorable Mention Abstract Only 2012, Honorable Mention Hawaii Nei Native Species Competition 2011, Third Place, E Komo Mai 2010, Jurors Award East Hawaii Cultural Center 2007.
CT: BA Elementary and Special Education, MA Reading Rara: BFA Fine Arts, homeschool grades K and 5-12.
English Language Arts, Specialty, Math, Arithmetic, Graphing, Numbers, Science, Arts & Music, Special Education, Character Education, Word Problems, Writing, Holidays/Seasonal, Thanksgiving, Autumn, Winter, Valentine's Day, Spring, Products For TpT Sellers, Summer, Informational Text