I have 11 years of experience teaching elementary school. Nine of those years have been in fifth grade. I love bringing games and choice-based activities into my classroom!
Collaborative groupings, inclusive classroom, hands-on approach to math, writer's workshop
2007 Southwest Region Distinguished Star Award January 2014 Performance Zone Teacher Spotlight
I received a Bachelors Degree from the University of Nevada, Reno in Human Development and Family Studies. I also received my teaching certificate from UNR. I have my Masters Degree in Educational Technology from Lesley University.
I'm the mother of a 5-year-old girl, and my husband is a Physical Education teacher. I love to swim, read, and play games with my family.
English Language Arts, Creative Writing, Specialty, Math, Arithmetic, Basic Operations, Fractions, Geometry, Measurement, Numbers, Order of Operations, Science, Social Studies - History, U.S. History, Other (Specialty), Math Test Prep, Geography, For All Subject Areas, Literature, Statistics, Word Problems, Writing, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Thanksgiving, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Mental Math, Winter, Decimals, Place Value