I am a National Board Certified Teacher with over 15 years of teaching experience. I have a Masters+. I currently teach 3rd grade. In the past I have taught 2nd (1 year), 4th grade (6 years), 3rd grade (5 years), 6th grade (2 yrs), 1st grade (1 year) and incoming college freshman (as an adjunct instructor for a community college). I am National Board Certified in Literacy: Reading-Language Arts/ Early Middle Childhood. I am also PA certified in Elementary Education K-6, Reading Specialist ceritifed grades k-6, and I am also Wilson Reading Certified. Teaching is not only my passion, it is a gift. I enjoy sharing my tips, resources, and experiences. Feel free to follow my blog: www.notsowimpyresources/ and my facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/notsowimpyresources.
I've taught in an inclusion class where I differentiated instruction daily. I am a hands-on, project-based teacher. I integerate subjects through the use of hands-on/minds-on activities. In addition, integrating technology is a priority.
Children's Book Author: Summer in the City, Ziggie Tales: Ziggie's Big Adventure National Board Certified (Literacy: Reading-Language Arts/ Early Middle Childhood) 2012
Bachelor of Science in Education (early childhood/ Elementary Education) Master of Science in Education (with a focus in literacy) Reading Specialist Certificate (k-6) Wilson Reading Certificate Special Education Ceritification (pending 3 credits) National Board Certification Early/Middle Years Literacy
Owner and operator of Willa's Tree Studios, LLC and Not So Wimpy Resources, LLC. Visit me @ www.kathleenwainwright.com.
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Creative Writing, Writing-Expository, Reading, Grammar, Spelling, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Basic Operations, Science, Arts & Music, Other (Specialty), Other (ELA), For All Subject Areas, Literature, Classroom Management, Professional Development, Character Education, Problem Solving, Writing, Reading Strategies, Writing-Essays, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Thanksgiving, Mental Math, Halloween, Winter, Presidents' Day, Black History Month, Spring, Place Value, For All Subjects, Informational Text, End of Year, Phonics, Close Reading