I have taught and tutored in public and private schools for more than 30 years, grades K - 10. Skill areas have been reading, language arts, math, science, Special Education, computer skills, and teacher inservice.
Hands on and multi-sensory, project based education, focusing on individualized instruction. Use of learning centers, cooperative learning, and peer tutoring. My materials are reusable when printed on card stock.
Teacher of the Year Lubrizol Award in NorthEast Ohio in 2006, for my project raising chickens in the classroom.
Undergraduate education at Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and Masters degree from Lake Erie College in Painesville, Ohio. Learning Disabilities certification from Kent State University. Courses in Technology and Computer uses in the classroom at Cleveland State University and Lake Erie College.
I have loved drawing and painting for as long as I can remember. I am married. My husband and I raised two daughters. We have six grandchildren and 3 cats.
English Language Arts, Creative Writing, Reading, Spelling, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Arithmetic, Basic Operations, Numbers, Science, Biology, Environment, Social Studies - History, U.S. History, World Language, French, Spanish, Arts & Music, Visual Arts, Graphic Arts, Computer Science - Technology, Special Education, Drama, EFL - ESL - ELD, Geography, Life Skills, Gifted and Talented, For All Subject Areas, Classroom Management, Character Education, Word Problems, Study Skills, General Science, Library Skills, Basic Reading, ESL / ELL / EFL, Writing, Oral Communication, Reading Strategies, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Thanksgiving, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Poetry, Autumn, Mental Math, Halloween, Speech Therapy, Winter, Valentine's Day, St. Patrick's Day, Easter, Spring, Place Value, For All Subjects, Summer, Informational Text, Occupational Therapy, Handwriting, Test Preparation, Early Intervention, End of Year, Phonics