I've been teaching English Language Arts for over 30 years. I am the Reading Interventionist at a public middle school.
I use the Reading Workshop method.
Building Level Teacher of the Year 2001
I'm a proud product of Department of Defense schools~aka "BRAT". I have an early childhood and elementary education degree as well as multiple credits in English and history.
I've been married to same man for twenty-years; we have two above average teenagers and two Labs.
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Creative Writing, Writing-Expository, Reading, Grammar, Spelling, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Science, Biology, Earth Sciences, Social Studies - History, Civics, Government, U.S. History, European History, Arts & Music, Visual Arts, Graphic Arts, Music, Instrumental Music, Physical Education, Special Education, Drama, EFL - ESL - ELD, ELA Test Prep, Religion, For All Subject Areas, Literature, Classroom Management, Character Education, Study Skills, Short Stories, Writing, Reading Strategies, Writing-Essays, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Poetry, Halloween, Winter, Presidents' Day, Easter, Tools for Common Core, Informational Text, Test Preparation, Early Intervention, Phonics, Close Reading, Classroom Community