I have taught grades 1-5 all subjects one or two grades at a time. I have also taught grades 6-9 English, reading, and math and been a tutor. I am a retired K-12 school librarian and a former children's literature instructor.
I am a firm believer in using children's literature across the curriculum
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BA in Elementary Education from Calvin College MA in Children's Literature from Prescott College NM Teaching Certificate with a Library Media Endorsement
I am married to David and mother of Tiffany (a teacher), Jason (an EMT), and Nathaniel (an IT Professional).
English Language Arts, Creative Writing, Reading, Specialty, Math, Science, Biology, Social Studies - History, Religion, Literature, Library Sciences, Classroom Management, Study Skills, Library Skills, Reading Strategies, Holidays/Seasonal, Thanksgiving, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Poetry, Autumn, Winter, Early Intervention, Close Reading