I have been fortunate to teach grades K-3 in mostly self-contained situations. I've experienced several schools in three districts in my lengthy career.
I teach using lots of visuals, hands-on activities, and work to expand vocabulary and experiences along the way.
Teacher of the Year for my elementary school 2013-2014
B.S. Northwest Missouri State University, M.S. Stephen F. Austin State University
Thank you to Jillian Starr (https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Store/Jillian-Starr) for the banner used for my store.
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Creative Writing, Reading, Grammar, Spelling, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Arithmetic, Basic Operations, Geometry, Graphing, Measurement, Numbers, Other (Math), Science, Basic Principles, Environment, Social Studies - History, Elections - Voting, Government, U.S. History, Special Education, EFL - ESL - ELD, Geography, Other (Social Studies - History), Life Skills, Literature, Classroom Management, Character Education, Word Problems, General Science, Writing, Reading Strategies, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Thanksgiving, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Poetry, Autumn, Mental Math, Halloween, Winter, Valentine's Day, Presidents' Day, Easter, Spring, Place Value, Earth Day, Informational Text, End of Year, Phonics, Classroom Community