I graduated from Saint Mary’s College in Notre Dame, IN with a double major in Elementary Education and Psychology. I also have a Masters of Science in Reading and a Reading Specialist credential. This is my 17th year of teaching, and all of my 17 years have been here at St. Justin Martyr School. I am married and I have two children both of whom attend St. Justin Martyr School.
Religion: Jesus Teaches Us About God’s Love, We Are Followers of Jesus, We Belong to the Church, We Celebrate and Live Our Faith
Language Arts: Phonics, memory words, vocabulary, building background knowledge, comprehension, critical thinking skills, pattern words, grammar, and writing skills.
Math: Addition and Subtraction Concepts, Data and Graphing, Numbers and Patterns to 100, Geometry, Fractions, and Probability, Measurement, Time and Calendar, and Two-Digit Addition and Subtraction
Science: Plants, animals, grouping objects, sound, light, and heat, the earth, weather, the sky, the senses, growing and changing, and health.
Social Studies: Holidays, School, Town and Country, City and Suburb, and All Around the World
Short Tech use Summary:
I use Apple TV and my projector to display children’s literature, Discovery Streaming videos, and pictures to enhance learning. I also have a set of Ipads that my students use daily as part of a learning center.