After having taught 5th grade for 10 years, I am now teaching accelerated content for 3rd through 5th graders. While teaching 5th grade I taught a range of learners from special education inclusion to RTI to gifted.
I believe is incorporating critical thinking across the board. Students will rise to meet our expectations if we as teachers give theme chance and the tools to do so. I use workshop models in reading, writing and math with student centered activities.
Nominated for Teacher of the Year 3 times. Teacher of Year Finalist.
My undergraduate degree is in Middle Grades education with an emphasis on math and language arts. I also hold a Masters degree in Literacy.
I have been married for 17 years. We have two wonderful children: an 18 year old son and a 2 year old daughter.
English Language Arts, Writing-Expository, Reading, Grammar, Specialty, Math, Algebra, Arithmetic, Basic Operations, Fractions, Order of Operations, Social Studies - History, U.S. History, ELA Test Prep, Math Test Prep, Gifted and Talented, Critical Thinking, For All Subject Areas, Economics , Word Problems, Writing, Writing-Essays, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Mental Math, Decimals, Place Value, Products For TpT Sellers, Tools for Common Core, For All Subjects, Informational Text