I have been teaching in Ontario for over 14 years now, ten years in Kindergarten. I have a personal passion in teaching young children to read. On top of the grades listed above, I have taught an ASD Congregated Developmental Education / Behaviour class.
Inquiry based learning, whole group, small group, guided reading, centers, game-based learning, hands-on, technology, etc. I use lots of different learning styles in the classroom to meet student needs.
Helped my school earn Gold certification for EcoSchool certification.
BA: Honours Canadian History, B. Ed.: Junior/Intermediate, Primary ABQ, Kindergarten Part 1, ESL Part 1, Special Education Part 1, Reading Specialists
I have been married for 20 years. I have two teenagers and a dog to keep my life busy and exciting.
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Creative Writing, Writing-Expository, Reading, Spelling, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Arithmetic, Basic Operations, Geometry, Graphing, Measurement, Numbers, Science, Social Studies - History, Arts & Music, Visual Arts, Music, Special Education, Drama, Other (Specialty), Math Test Prep, Life Skills, Religion, Critical Thinking, For All Subject Areas, Literature, Classroom Management, Character Education, Word Problems, Problem Solving, Cooking, Writing, Oral Communication, Child Care, Reading Strategies, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Thanksgiving, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Poetry, Mental Math, Halloween, Winter, The New Year, Valentine's Day, St. Patrick's Day, Spring, Earth Day, For All Subjects, Summer, Informational Text, Early Intervention, End of Year, Phonics, Classroom Community