I have been working with primary school children in various capacities for the past 15 years and have loved every minute of it. Whilst I have predominately taught in years 4 - 6, I spent time working as a relief teacher in the lower years as well.
I believe that lessons need to be taught using a variety of strategies and styles in order to accommodate the diversity of students. There is no magical teaching method that is going to engage all students.
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I have an undergraduate degree in communication studies and English, and a masters degree in primary teaching.
In 2020 I am out of the classroom and spending time as a stay at home mum to my two young children. I still get into a classroom once a week as a volunteer because I just can't stay away!
English Language Arts, Creative Writing, Reading, Grammar, Specialty, Math, Algebra, Arithmetic, Basic Operations, Geometry, Measurement, Numbers, Other (Math), Science, Social Studies - History, U.S. History, World History, Computer Science - Technology, Math Test Prep, Australian History, Geography, Other (Social Studies - History), Other (ELA), Literature, Statistics, Word Problems, General Science, Writing, Holidays/Seasonal, Thanksgiving, Mental Math, Halloween, Informational Text, Handwriting, Phonics, Close Reading