I student taught in 1st and 5th grades. I got hired immediately after graduation as a middle school reading teacher. I taught 3rd grade for 3 years, now I teach 1st grade!
I believe in a positive, collaborative, student-centered classroom! :)
2015 Hawkeye's Teacher of the Year Nominee
I am a University of Northern Iowa graduate. Go Panthers! I received my Bachelor's degree in Elementary Education. I minored in Literacy Education which allowed me to get my Reading K-8 and English/Language Arts K-8 endorsements. I will graduate with my Master's in Elementary Curriculum and Instruction in May 2017.
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English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Creative Writing, Writing-Expository, Reading, Grammar, Spelling, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Arithmetic, Basic Operations, Fractions, Geometry, Graphing, Numbers, Other (Math), Science, Basic Principles, Arts & Music, Graphic Arts, Other (Specialty), Math Test Prep, For All Subject Areas, Literature, Classroom Management, Professional Development, Word Problems, Library Skills, Writing, Reading Strategies, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Thanksgiving, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Autumn, Mental Math, Halloween, Winter, The New Year, Valentine's Day, St. Patrick's Day, Easter, Spring, Place Value, Products For TpT Sellers, For All Subjects, Summer, Informational Text, Handwriting, Coaching, End of Year, Phonics, Classroom Community