~ English Language Arts (ELA) Teacher for 20+ years - Secondary ELA Coach - State ELA Assessment Consultant leading workshops for districts Published Writing I have written ELA materials... ~ for national testing companies in the US: * passages * multiple-choice questions * prompts ~ for a national textbook company: * textbooks * lesson plans *reading strategies guides ~ an assessment guide for state testing ~ books for reading programs.
I use the Gradual Release of Responsibility when I teach. I believe in providing the tools to create independent learners who take ownership in their learning.
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~ BA in Education ~ Masters in Educational Leadership ~ Literacy Certificate ~ Middle School Language Arts Endorsement ~ Middle School Social Studies Endorsement ~ Literacy Certificate ~
I batik and paint with encaustic. I sell my art at galleries around the country. Visit my site: http://www.shari-carlson.com
English Language Arts, Creative Writing, Writing-Expository, Reading, Grammar, Specialty, Science, Social Studies - History, U.S. History, Computer Science - Technology, EFL - ESL - ELD, ELA Test Prep, Instructional Technology, Short Stories, Writing, Writing-Essays, Holidays/Seasonal, Poetry, Martin Luther King Day, Tools for Common Core, For All Subjects, Informational Text, Test Preparation, Women's History Month