Email is the best way to contact me:
Please check the calendar to see my weekly schedule for both Issaquah Valley and Discovery Elementary Schools. If you would like to contact me by phone:
Issaquah Valley Elementary: 425-837-6600
Cult of Pedagogy https://www.cultofpedagogy.com/ "Committed to making you more awesome in the classroom"
You Cubed https://www.youcubed.org/ Jo Boaler's website: resources for math instruction, growth mindset, videos for students, Week of Inspirational Math... enough said.
Two Writing Teachers https://twowritingteachers.org/ Tons of teacher friendly, thoughtful topics to inspire your writing instruction
Kinderconfidential https://kinderconfidential.wordpress.com/ Kristine Mraz!!
IF you are interested in ONLINE access to the Units of Study CD content... follow the information below.
IF you are interested in purchasing ($20.00!) the Anchor Chart Stickee Notes that accompany your Narrative, Information, and Opinion writing unit, follow the information below.
Have you Units of Study Curriculum nearby. Log in (or create) your account on to the Heinemann website. Then, they should click “enter a new registration code” and follow the instructions. Teachers will need to have their WUOS boxes nearby in order to complete the registration process.
Codes are as follows:
Grade 1: WUOS_GR1
Grade 2: WUOS_GR2
Grade 3: WUOS_GR3
Grade 4: WUOS_GR4
Grade 5: WUOS_GR5
Mathematical Mindset by Jo Boaler
Number Talks: Whole Number Computation K-5 by Sherry Parrish
Intentional Talk: How to Structure and Lead Productive Mathematical Discussions by Elham Kazemi & Allison Hintz
DIY Literacy by Kate Robert and Maggie Beattie Roberts
Writers ARE Readers by Lester Laminack
Teaching Reading in Small Groups: Differentiated Instruction for Building Strategic, Independent Readers by Jennifer Serravallo, Lucy Calkins
The Reading Strategies Book by Jennifer Serravallo