Elementary Spanish, 10 years; Middle School Spanish, 3 years; Elementary Self-contained, 12 years (6 years in ESL classroom); 7th Grade Math, 4 years; (1 class taught in both English & Spanish); English as a Second Language for Adults, 1 year
Using songs and games to teach immersion-style Spanish.
Presenter, Michigan World Language Association Conference, 2009 & 2010, 2017 Presenter, Conference for the Advancement of Mathematics Teaching, Houston, TX, 2000
BS, Eastern Michigan University Three-minor Degree in English, Elementary Math, and Elementary Science Michigan Teacher Test for Certification in Spanish
I love bringing everything I learned during my twelve years teaching "regular" elementary school and two years of pre-school to my elementary Spanish classes!
English Language Arts, Vocabulary, Math, Graphing, Numbers, Social Studies - History, World Language, Spanish, Arts & Music, Vocal Music, Other (Social Studies - History), Literature, Word Problems, Holidays/Seasonal, The New Year