I have taught for 19 years combined between New York and Florida. This year will begin my 20th year in the classroom. I am going into my 12th year in 1 st grade. I have also taught 5 years in 4th grade, and 3 years in 3rd grade.
Hands-on-Minds-on and a little Whole Brain Teaching mixed in.
Teacher of the Year 2017 First Grade Team Leader
I attended Messiah College in Pennsylvania, where I earned a Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education. I went on to receive a Master's Degree in Math, Science and Technology for Elementary Education from Hofstra University in New York. Currently working on my 2nd Masters in Educational Leadership from American College of Education.
Teacher in South Florida
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Creative Writing, Writing-Expository, Reading, Spelling, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Arithmetic, Basic Operations, Geometry, Graphing, Measurement, Numbers, Other (Math), Science, Biology, Earth Sciences, Other (Science), Social Studies - History, Ancient History, Civics, World Language, Spanish, Arts & Music, Graphic Arts, Other (Specialty), Geography (University), History, Other, Geography, Gifted and Talented, Critical Thinking, For All Subject Areas, Classroom Management, Word Problems, Study Skills, General Science, Physical Science, Short Stories, Writing, Reading Strategies, Writing-Essays, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Thanksgiving, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Poetry, Autumn, Halloween, Winter, The New Year, Valentine's Day, Presidents' Day, Tools for Common Core, Earth Day, For All Subjects, Informational Text, Handwriting, For Administrators, Engineering, Phonics