Middle & High School English (SpringBoard Pre-AP Curriculum, AP English Literature) & Social Studies (American/World History)
Project, place-based learning using interactive notebooks/graphic organizers, small group work, research projects, and academic portfolios, with a focus on content area literacy.
"O, when she's angry, she is keen and shrewd! She was a vixen when she went to school; And though she be but little, she is fierce." (William Shakespeare, "A Midsummer Night's Dream")
Bachelors Degree (English Literature Major, History Minor), Masters in Teaching Degree (Secondary Education)
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English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Creative Writing, Writing-Expository, Reading, Grammar, Spelling, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Science, Physics, Social Studies - History, Ancient History, Civics, Native Americans, U.S. History, European History, World History, Middle Ages, World Language, Latin, Other (World Language), Arts & Music, Art History, Visual Arts, Graphic Arts, Computer Science - Technology, Drama, EFL - ESL - ELD, Other (Specialty), Education, English, ELA Test Prep, Geography, Other (Social Studies - History), Other (ELA), Critical Thinking, For All Subject Areas, Literature, Classroom Management, Psychology, Study Skills, Instructional Technology, Short Stories, Writing, Oral Communication, Reading Strategies, Writing-Essays, Holidays/Seasonal, Poetry, Informational Text, Test Preparation, Close Reading