I taught 5th grade for 7 years, 6th grade science for 5 years, and 7th grade for one year.
My philosophy in education very much encompasses my teaching style: Be Firm. Be Fair. Be Fun.
Finalist for the 2013 Wabash Valley Golden Apple Award. Nominated 2014 for Teacher of the Year. Most Original Halloween Costume when I was in Kindergarten. I was the The Incredible Hulk....and still have the trophy.
College- Indiana State University High School- Bedford North Lawrence Jr. High- Oolitic Jr. High Elementary- Needmore Elementary
I enjoy hiking, fishing, playing guitar, and playing with my kids.
English Language Arts, Spelling, Math, Measurement, Science, Anatomy, Astronomy, Basic Principles, Biology, Earth Sciences, Physics, Other (Science), Social Studies - History, Government, U.S. History, World Language, Spanish, Arts & Music, EFL - ESL - ELD, Education, Geography, For All Subject Areas, Classroom Management, General Science, Physical Science, Cooking, Writing, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Winter, Martin Luther King Day, Presidents' Day, Black History Month, For All Subjects, Handwriting