Kindergarten, First, Third, Fourth, Fifth, Gifted K-8, Multigrade Classroom, Curriculum Coordinator,
I believe in teaching the whole child. Each child can and will learn to their potential in my class. I have high expectations for myself and my students. I think that fun and relationship building is essential to the classroom environment.
Sallie Mae National New Teacher of the Year 1990, Educator of the Year Montana City School 2002, Helena Education Foundation Distinguished Educator Award 2011
Too much to mention. Isn't the real education my daily endeavor to improve?
Podcast Host- Rockin' This Teacher Thing YouTube Personality- Teachers Making The Basics Fun Author- The Blueberry Pancake Problem
English Language Arts, Creative Writing, Reading, Spelling, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Basic Operations, Graphing, Numbers, Other (Math), Arts & Music, Visual Arts, Graphic Arts, Other (Arts), Physical Education, Other (ELA), For All Subject Areas, Literature, Problem Solving, Short Stories, Writing, Reading Strategies, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Thanksgiving, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Poetry, Autumn, Mental Math, Halloween, Winter, Valentine's Day, St. Patrick's Day, Spring, For All Subjects, Summer, Handwriting, Early Intervention, End of Year, Phonics