Bachelors Degree in Animal Sciences
Masters Degree in Elementary Education
Reading Specialist (CALP)
What I like most about teaching is the fact that I can use my skills and experience to show children how they can become their own best teacher.
There are so many! Books that I go back to time and again include: The Harry Potter series, The Belgariad by David Eddings, and Laura Ingalls Wilder's writings
crafting with found materials, hiking and volunteering at the local humane society.
is that it reminds me very much of the school I went to when I was growing up. I also really admire the dedication of the teachers and the sense that everyone is pulling for a common goal.
“A day in which you learn something isn't a complete loss." David Eddings, Belgarath the Sorcerer, Pawn of Prophecy
Math Intervention using Math Navigator and activities/games developed by Ronit Bird
Literacy Intervention using a multi-sensory program called TAKE FLIGHT
My classroom is a place of collaboration and discovery. We talk often of what we see, hear, feel and think. Questioning is expected and discoveries are shared and discussed.