After teaching second grade for two years, I am now in my favorite grade; first grade! My first graders have become the lights of my life and give me such joy each day. I love seeing their faces light up when learning a new skill. There's a "First" time for everything is my favorite part of first grade, everything is always new and exciting for them! Come visit my blog to celebrate what teachers do best...teach one another, talk about their craft, and inspire!
student centered in a hands-on environment
Teacher Leader for Teacher's College Reading and Writing Workshop 2014-2015 Nominated for Teacher of the Year 2014-2015 -Teacher of the Year 2015-2016
BA in Journalism Masters in Elementary Education
I love creating resources for other teachers to use and sharing my passion for reaching all learners!
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Creative Writing, Reading, Grammar, Spelling, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Basic Operations, Geometry, Measurement, Science, Social Studies - History, U.S. History, Other (ELA), Critical Thinking, For All Subject Areas, Literature, Classroom Management, Character Education, Writing, Child Care, Reading Strategies, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Thanksgiving, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Poetry, Autumn, Mental Math, Halloween, Winter, The New Year, Valentine's Day, St. Patrick's Day, Easter, Spring, Earth Day, For All Subjects, Summer, Informational Text, End of Year, Phonics, Classroom Community