LeAnn is a veteran upper elementary teacher in California with a special love for social studies, art and technology. She teaches a mixed ability GATE class. Along with the general student population, she has experience with special needs, second language students, and enjoys her role as a master teacher mentoring many fantastic future teachers! Jody is a former high school English teacher and professional writer. Her humorous children's chapter book, Miss Spellin Helen, explores the experiences of a girl with dyslexia. She had been published in regional and national publications and loves working with teens honing their writing skills. LeAnn and Jody are identical twin teachers who create engaging resources for the 21st century classroom!
We love to make learning fun, creative and interactive. We incorporate a variety of ways for students to access information and feel confident in their learning. Teachers compete with a lot of fun distractions. We have out work cut out for us! Thank A Teacher is committed to creating the highest quality resources that strike the perfect balance between challenging and confidence-building.
ASDEG Hermanson Award for Gate Teacher of the year.
Masters in Educational Curriculum- Leann Masters in English - Jody
We love working together to bring our unique skills to create one-of-a-kind products. We have written our own curriculum for California 4th grade social studies because frankly what we wanted to teach was not available.
English Language Arts, Creative Writing, Writing-Expository, Reading, Grammar, Spelling, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Arithmetic, Basic Operations, Fractions, Geometry, Measurement, Numbers, Order of Operations, Other (Math), Science, Astronomy, Earth Sciences, Environment, Social Studies - History, Civics, Government, Native Americans, U.S. History, Arts & Music, Visual Arts, Graphic Arts, Other (Arts), Music, Vocal Music, Computer Science - Technology, EFL - ESL - ELD, Health, Other (Specialty), ELA Test Prep, Math Test Prep, Geography, Other (Social Studies - History), Other (ELA), Life Skills, Gifted and Talented, Critical Thinking, For All Subject Areas, Literature, Classroom Management, School Counseling, Character Education, Word Problems, Study Skills, Instructional Technology, General Science, Physical Science, Employment, Writing, Asian Studies, Reading Strategies, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Thanksgiving, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Poetry, Autumn, Mental Math, Halloween, The New Year, Valentine's Day, Martin Luther King Day, Presidents' Day, Black History Month, St. Patrick's Day, Place Value, For All Subjects, Informational Text, Handwriting, Vocational Education, End of Year, Close Reading, Classroom Community