I have taught for 5 years in Ontario. Most of my teaching experience is in French immersion.
I have a hands-on, centers-based approach. I believe learning should be fun and child-driven. I use a lot of poems, songs and games to reinforce learning.
Nominated for Premiers Award for Teaching Excellence as a New Teacher (2008-2009) Won a lesson plan contest within my school board (2012)
Honours Bachelor of Child Studies and ECE equivalency from the University of Guelph (2006) Bachelor of Education (Primary/Junior) Nipissing University (2007) Additional Courses in: -special education -ESL -Kindergarten -Reading Instruction
Currently teaching a grade one and two combined class
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Reading, Grammar, Spelling, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Arithmetic, Basic Operations, Geometry, Graphing, Numbers, Other (Math), Science, Social Studies - History, World Language, French, Arts & Music, Visual Arts, Drama, Other (Specialty), Other (Social Studies - History), Other (ELA), For All Subject Areas, Classroom Management, Word Problems, Basic Math, Writing, en Français, Reading Strategies, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Mental Math, For All Subjects