I have been teaching 5th and 6th grades for 15 years.
I am a hands on teacher. I believe that learning should be active and engaging.
I think the biggest award I have received are the thank you notes from students. It reminds me of why I became a teacher and how much we touch their lives. :)
Master's degree in curriculum and Instruction
I have a Master's degree in curriculum and instruction.
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Creative Writing, Writing-Expository, Reading, Grammar, Spelling, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Arithmetic, Basic Operations, Fractions, Geometry, Numbers, Science, Environment, Social Studies - History, U.S. History, Arts & Music, Graphic Arts, Other, Math Test Prep, Critical Thinking, For All Subject Areas, Literature, Classroom Management, Word Problems, Short Stories, Writing, Reading Strategies, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Thanksgiving, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Autumn, Halloween, Decimals, St. Patrick's Day, Summer, Informational Text, End of Year, Close Reading, Classroom Community