Welcome to First Grade! This is my second year teaching at Decatur Classical Elementary School. I received my Bachelor’s degree from Illinois State University, and my Master’s in Elementary Education from Roosevelt University. When I’m not teaching I can usually be found at the movies, eating, or binge watching “The Great British Bake Off”.
Literacy – This was week two of focusing on character. We read the story “Rapunzel” to practice looking or what characters do, say, and… Read More
Literacy This week we started studying character traits. We learned that character traits are how characters feel on the inside. To determine character traits… Read More
Literacy This week our focus skill was Author’s Purpose. We learned that it all comes down to P.I.E; persuade, inform or entertain. To practice… Read More