I have taught 3rd, 4th, and 5th grades and have specialized in reading, grammar, spelling, and social studies.
I strive to make all my lessons engaging and interesting in order to foster a love for reading and learning within my students. "Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world." Nelson Mandela
Christopher & Banks Teacher Award, 2010-2011. Bright Ideas Grants for four Flip Video cameras and six Google chromebooks
I have my B.A. in Elementary Education and French, as well as my M.Ed. in Elementary Education.
I grew up in Michigan and now live in North Carolina.
English Language Arts, Creative Writing, Reading, Grammar, Spelling, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Basic Operations, Fractions, Graphing, Measurement, Numbers, Science, Anatomy, Astronomy, Biology, Earth Sciences, Environment, Social Studies - History, Civics, Native Americans, U.S. History, European History, Math Test Prep, Geography, Other (ELA), For All Subject Areas, Literature, Business, Economics , Character Education, Word Problems, Writing, Reading Strategies, Writing-Essays, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Poetry, Decimals, Place Value, Tools for Common Core, For All Subjects, Informational Text, End of Year, Close Reading