Taught 2nd grade for 1 year and kindergarten for 12 years.
I believe that it's important to stick to the curriculum, but I also believe it's important to have fun. I believe in structure and stating your expectations. This way, children know exactly what to expect and can meet those expectations.
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East Carolina University Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education, concentration in child psychology, 2002
I enjoy sewing, making costumes, dance and photography.
English Language Arts, Reading, Spelling, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Basic Operations, Numbers, Other (Math), Science, Earth Sciences, Social Studies - History, Government, For All Subject Areas, Literature, General Science, Writing, Holidays/Seasonal, Autumn, Mental Math, Winter, St. Patrick's Day, Spring, Informational Text, Handwriting, Phonics