I have been teaching for 7 years... the past three years have been in first grade and that's where I hope to stay!
I love using lots of hands-on manipulatives, teaching in small groups, reading aloud in every subject area, and encouraging curiousity and excitement about learning.
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Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Education from the University of Winnipeg
Newly married, mom to a beautiful baby girl (Zoe), pet owner of two labs (Bella & Molly) and two cats (Oscar & Ashley), third generation teacher, and lover of books, clipart, fonts, and clothes.
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Creative Writing, Writing-Expository, Reading, Spelling, Specialty, Math, Basic Operations, Geometry, Graphing, Measurement, Numbers, Other (Math), Science, Environment, Social Studies - History, World Language, French, Spanish, Arts & Music, Visual Arts, Physical Education, Health, Canadian History, Geography, Other (Social Studies - History), Life Skills, For All Subject Areas, Classroom Management, Study Skills, General Science, Physical Science, Problem Solving, Cooking, Writing, en Français, Reading Strategies, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Mental Math, Halloween, Winter, Valentine's Day, St. Patrick's Day, Easter, Spring, Place Value, Earth Day, For All Subjects, Summer, Handwriting, Phonics