I am a fourth grade teacher in my tenth year of teaching. Teaching is not my job, it is my passion!
Hands-on, cooperative learning
Who's Who Among American Teachers (2 years)
I have a degree in Elementary Education from Missouri State University, and I am currently working on my graduate degree at Arkansas State University. I have been teaching for nine years including one year in second, four in fifth, and four in fourth. I am a Professional Learning Communities leader, a member of our R.T.I. team, and a mentor to two first year teachers.
I have been married for eight years and have a beautiful five-year-old daughter!
English Language Arts, Creative Writing, Writing-Expository, Reading, Grammar, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Basic Operations, Fractions, Graphing, Numbers, Order of Operations, Science, Environment, Social Studies - History, Elections - Voting, U.S. History, ELA Test Prep, Math Test Prep, Other (Social Studies - History), Other (ELA), Critical Thinking, For All Subject Areas, Literature, Classroom Management, Character Education, Word Problems, Study Skills, Writing, Reading Strategies, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Thanksgiving, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Poetry, Mental Math, Halloween, Winter, The New Year, Valentine's Day, Martin Luther King Day, Decimals, St. Patrick's Day, Place Value, Tools for Common Core, For All Subjects, Summer, Informational Text, Handwriting, Test Preparation, End of Year, Engineering, Classroom Community