Taught variety of high school English literature, SAT, and basic skills/reading courses, as well as middle school English language arts, resource skills lab, and creative writing. Former homeschooling parent and former overseas ESL teacher. Reading skills taught included phonics and basic reading skills in classes or as tutor.
Focused upon providing thought-provoking, in-depth, practical content, integrated with useful skills. Enjoy interdisciplinary lessons or units, and sharing knowledge. Enjoyed debates & investigations.
Some writing awards. Often complimented for lesson plans, research, creativity, and writing skills.
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I'm just uploading, when time, favorites of what seems useful, solid, and possibly great as I run through past lessons and materials. The website mentioned and listed at https://www.patreon.com/heal is one where I ask for patronage for writing & analyzing legislation as well as developing support and improving advocacy. I have been working on legislation to reduce pollution and generally improve lives, in contrast to organizations like ALEC which work for the wealthy.
English Language Arts, Creative Writing, Writing-Expository, Reading, Grammar, Vocabulary, Specialty, Science, Biology, Environment, Social Studies - History, U.S. History, Health, African Studies, Education, Public Health, Literature, Classroom Management, Professional Development, Instructional Technology, Short Stories, Writing, Child Care, Reading Strategies, Writing-Essays, Poetry, For All Subjects