I have taught 13 years in kindergarten and 4 years in PreK. I
I love to make them laugh! We work hard to build a strong community in our classroom. We do lots of hands-on learning, and we always ask "How?" and "Why?".
NBPTS Early Childhood 2000-2010 Presenter for SDE ITeachK National Conference July, 2012, Las Vegas, NV Great Plains Conference for K-3 Teachers, Dec. 2012 Des Moines, IA Florida Kindergarten Conference, Dec. 2013 Orlando, FL National CGI Conference July, 2013 Des Moines, IA
BA in Teaching Prekindergarten/Kindergarten Children from Iowa State University Masters Degree from Drake University
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Creative Writing, Reading, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Arithmetic, Basic Operations, Geometry, Measurement, Numbers, Critical Thinking, For All Subject Areas, Literature, Word Problems, Writing, Writing, Reading Strategies, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Thanksgiving, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Poetry, Autumn, Halloween, The New Year, Summer, End of Year, Phonics