Student taught in 1st and 4th grade for a year while earning my Masters Degree from the College of Notre Dame of Maryland. Taught first grade for nine years Taught second grade for one year before returning to my beloved first grade!
Student-centered Learning. I incorporate Cooperative Learning strategies that I learned from Kagan. We have whole group Word Work and Shared Literature, small group Guided Reading. Whole group inclusion math.
MATE Distinguished Teacher Candidate Award 2009 Academic Achievement in Teaching Award from CND Graduate School 2009
Associate of Arts in General Studies from the College of Southern Maryland Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts from the College of Notre Dame in Maryland Master of Arts in Teaching from the College of Notre Dame in Maryland
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Reading, Grammar, Spelling, Vocabulary, Math, Measurement, Numbers, Science, ELA Test Prep, Literature, Word Problems, Short Stories, Writing, Reading Strategies, Holidays/Seasonal, Poetry, Autumn, Winter, Phonics