I am a reading specialist in a high poverty urban school. I have been an educator since 2010.
My teaching style involves modeling the skill or strategy for the students while providing activities for them to practice with my guidance and immediate feedback, so they can become independent.
Book Review published in peer reviewed journal, Gender and Education, Volume 25, Issue 5, 2013
I have a Bachelor's degree in Literature and Secondary Education. I also have a Master's degree in reading.
My favorites: reading, trying new foods/restaurants, traveling, camping, hiking, shopping for a bargain, pedicures, family, bbq, fall, pumpkin spice lattes, pumpkin anything...
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Reading, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Graphing, For All Subject Areas, Classroom Management, Problem Solving, Writing, Reading Strategies, Writing-Essays, Holidays/Seasonal, Valentine's Day, Summer, Test Preparation, Early Intervention