This is my 27th year of teaching. I have taught a variety of grades and subjects, but my specialty is literature studies and elementary reading skills grades 3 - 8.
Humor....If they're not laughing occasionally, they're not paying attention! I am picky about worksheets. They have to be meaningful, or I will just make my own. They may not be pretty colors, but they have great content. Please leave me feedback! I would love to know what you think!
Mirabeau B Lamar Award 2004
Texas Tech University!!! 15,000 hours talking to my mentors and fellow teachers. (That's where the real learning is!)
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Creative Writing, Writing-Expository, Reading, Grammar, Spelling, Vocabulary, Specialty, Social Studies - History, U.S. History, Special Education, EFL - ESL - ELD, ELA Test Prep, Life Skills, For All Subject Areas, Literature, Study Skills, Basic Reading, Writing, Reading Strategies, Holidays/Seasonal, Poetry, Speech Therapy, Black History Month, Informational Text, Test Preparation, Phonics, Close Reading