M.Ed., with over 20 years as an educator, certified to teach three areas: Multi-Subjects K-8; Music PreK-Adult; and Gifted K-12. Taught several years in each area. Experience teaching art, and I create art for the teaching materials in this store.
Using Thematic Units to teach many concepts through inovative ideas. Using Hands-On Learning. Incorporating common core standards. Using Printables, Centers, and Task Cards. *Visit My Blog
Named in the Manchester, "Who's, Who;" Delta Kappa Gamma Epsilon scholarship recipient, and a member of Kappa Delta Pi International Education Honor Society.
B.S.Ed. in Elementary Education with a second major in Music Education. M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction with a focus in Gifted Education.
Coordinated school geography bees and science fairs. Coached students for math competitions. Sponsored chess club. Judged community banjo, fiddle and mandolin contests. Formerly a sectional music representative for a Christian organization, and Sunday School and Children's Church curriculum writer. Consulted for the state education department to find viable educational games on the Internet for public school children. Former editor for state's gifted association's newsletter. After school director, in a public school, for the YMCA; and owned my own home daycare. Currently teaching K-6 Music at a public school, and teaching Music Appreciation, as well as, Classroom Music Education at a local community college.Visit My Blog
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Creative Writing, Reading, Grammar, Spelling, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Basic Operations, Geometry, Graphing, Numbers, Science, Basic Principles, Social Studies - History, Ancient History, Civics, Arts & Music, Visual Arts, Other (Arts), Music, Vocal Music, Instrumental Music, Other (Music), Other (Social Studies - History), Religion, Gifted and Talented, Critical Thinking, For All Subject Areas, Literature, Classroom Management, Professional Development, Economics , General Science, Problem Solving, Writing, Child Care, Reading Strategies, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Thanksgiving, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Autumn, Halloween, Valentine's Day, Black History Month, St. Patrick's Day, Easter, Spring, Place Value, Tools for Common Core, Summer, Informational Text, Handwriting