I taught first grade for four years and then moved to 5th grade Reading/Language Arts. Life is great in upper grades! :)
I believe in teaching kids in a creative and fun way. I feel if you make it exciting for students, then they are going to want to learn.
2011-2012 Teacher of the Year 2013-2014 Teacher of the Year
Jacksonville State University B.S. 2007-2008
Check out my blog! lifeinfirstgrade1.blogspot.com and www.lifeinfifthgrade.com
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Creative Writing, Reading, Grammar, Spelling, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Basic Operations, Fractions, Numbers, Science, Social Studies - History, Civics, World Language, Spanish, Arts & Music, Computer Science - Technology, ELA Test Prep, Other (ELA), For All Subject Areas, Literature, Classroom Management, Instructional Technology, General Science, Writing, Reading Strategies, Writing-Essays, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Thanksgiving, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Poetry, Autumn, Halloween, Winter, The New Year, Valentine's Day, Martin Luther King Day, Presidents' Day, Black History Month, Easter, Spring, Summer, Informational Text, Test Preparation, Phonics, Close Reading