My first year of teaching I spent time in every grade level. Since then I've spent the past 6 years teaching 4th grade.
I believe students need to feel completely comfortable in their learning environment. My goal as a teacher is to set up that kind of environment where students aren't afraid to make mistkes. The best learning occurs through a little bit of messiness!
BS in Elementary/Early Childhood Education Masters in Language and Literacy (Reading Specialist Certification)
It's a beautiful thing when a career and passion come together!
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Creative Writing, Writing-Expository, Reading, Grammar, Spelling, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Basic Operations, Fractions, Geometry, Graphing, Measurement, Other (Math), Science, Social Studies - History, U.S. History, Computer Science - Technology, ELA Test Prep, Geography, For All Subject Areas, Literature, Classroom Management, School Counseling, Character Education, Word Problems, Short Stories, Writing, Reading Strategies, Writing-Essays, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Poetry, Autumn, Halloween, Winter, Decimals, Spring, For All Subjects, Informational Text, Handwriting, Close Reading