Welcome to my store! I am going into my 24th year of teaching - all in the primary grades. I taught 2nd grade for 2.5 year, K for 9 year and the rest has all been in 1st grade. I love creating curruculum and am so glad to have this oppotrunity to be a part of Teachers Pay Teachers. Please feel free to reach out if there is anything I can do to help you our in your educational journey.
My teaching style is ever evolving as I constantly am learning about the latest and greatest trends in teaching. I love being challenged and I love helping anyone who needs it (no matter what age).
In 2018 I was honored to be named Teacher of the Year in my district. Previous to this, I was named Teacher of the Fall Term in 2017 and I have received longevity awards for 15 and 20 years of service with the district where I am employed.
In the later part of the 90's, I earned a Multiple Subject Teaching Credential with a CLAD empahsis from Fresno State University. Following graduation, I conintued my education and worked through 90 more units in a varitey of classes related to education. I have attended the following TPT Conferences: Los Angeles, Nashville, Austin and The Virtual one in 2020 In 2020 I also attended the following virtual conferences: Get Your Teach On, STEM With Carly and Adam, and Teach Your Heart Out
Please check out my Instagram Site at: KelliCs_FirstGrade
English Language Arts, Creative Writing, Writing-Expository, Reading, Grammar, Spelling, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Arithmetic, Basic Operations, Graphing, Measurement, Numbers, Other (Math), Science, Other (Science), Social Studies - History, Arts & Music, Other (Arts), Other (Specialty), Classroom Management, Word Problems, Cooking, Writing, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Thanksgiving, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Autumn, Mental Math, Halloween, Winter, The New Year, Valentine's Day, St. Patrick's Day, Easter, Spring, Place Value, For All Subjects, Summer, Informational Text, Handwriting, Phonics