I have 16 years experience. I have taught 2nd, 3rd and 4th grade self-contained/all subject areas. I have also taught 3rd and 4th grade ELAR. I have also worked as an Intervention Specialist/RTI-Accelerated Instruction and I am also a mentor and instructional coach.
I go the direction that my students take me. I work hard to build relationships with them so that I know their needs.
2013-14 Lakeview Elementary Teacher of the Year
2002 Graduate Texas A&M University - Commerce B.S. Interdisciplinary Studies (Grades 1-8) with a Reading Specialization, ESL Certified, Gifted and Talented Certified, considered Highly Qualified in the state of Texas
I live on an 87 acre farm out in the middle of nowhere (literally 20 minutes from any major town) with my hardworking, loving husband, Joshua and our two children, Haylie and Easton
English Language Arts, Writing-Expository, Reading, Grammar, Spelling, Vocabulary, Specialty, Science, Earth Sciences, Social Studies - History, U.S. History, Arts & Music, Drama, ELA Test Prep, Gifted and Talented, For All Subject Areas, Literature, Study Skills, General Science, Physical Science, Writing, Reading Strategies, Poetry, Close Reading