11th year Middle School Teacher for Grades 6-8, including 2 years as the Literacy coach for Grades Pre-k-8 > Subjects taught: English Language Arts, Mathematics, World Geography and Culture, American History, Life and Physical Science. > Specialize in American literature, children’s literature, American and World poetry, classical Greek and Roman mythology and civilization, and television and film. > Coaching and Staff Development in English Language Arts > HS Tutoring in English, History, and Math > Adult Education [GED]
Eclectic teaching with a focus on multiliteracy--an amalgamation of Novels, Graphic Novels, Film, and other Media.
NYS TEACHING LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS: < Generalist in Middle School Education 5-9 (Professional) < Students With Disabilities 5-9 (Professional) < English Language Arts 5-9 (Professional)
Touro College, M.S. in MiddleChildhood Education and Students with Disabilites CUNY Hunter College, B.A. in Liberal Arts and Sciences [English Literature and Creative Writing]
Mythology, Literature, Poetry, Marvel Comics, Lord of the Rings, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Coming of Age, Film, Video Games, Minimate Toys, Action Figures, Zombies, Vampires
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Creative Writing, Writing-Expository, Reading, Grammar, Vocabulary, Specialty, Science, Archaeology, Astronomy, Biology, Environment, Social Studies - History, Ancient History, U.S. History, World History, Arts & Music, Art History, Visual Arts, Classics, English, ELA Test Prep, Other (ELA), Religion, For All Subject Areas, Literature, General Science, Short Stories, Writing, Reading Strategies, Writing-Essays, Holidays/Seasonal, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Poetry, Halloween, The New Year, Martin Luther King Day, Black History Month, Earth Day, For All Subjects, Informational Text