To support student learning by enriching student mastery in education, through valuable English Language Arts content in the classroom.
8th Grade English Language Arts Teacher01/2017 to 06/2017West Valley Middle SchoolKalispell, MT
Differentiated instruction through various physical activities where students move their body to respond to questions and technology, including; laptops, I Movie, and smartboards, to promote active and engaged learning.
Engaged and managed students in settings outside the school, including managing students on an overnight history trip in various environments.
Helped students to further master their ability to write in a CEAL format.
Successfully used E.L.A. trainings to help to improve student note taking, storyboards, and plot development.
Promptly and consistently communicated with factuality and parents regarding students and classroom activities.
Helped to facilitate testing in the classroom including; GATES, STAR, and SBAC test.
Student Teaching09/2016 to 12/2016West Valley Middle SchoolKalispell, MT
Developed lessons in both a co-teaching environment and individual teaching atmosphere.
Worked individually and in small groups with a variety of students in the sixth and seventh grades.
Successfully reached the goal of improving direction clarity through reflection, research, and faculty input.
Collaborated with faculty to improve on classroom management during student group work time.
Adapted lessons based on students' academic skill sets and behavioral needs.
Showed a willingness to reteach when misconceptions occurred during annotation assignments.
Formulated and taught a five lesson Teacher Work Sample Sequence using the Danielson Framework for Teaching.
Independently created and taught a successful three week unit on Ancient China.
Practicum Student 02/2016 to 05/2016Bozeman High SchoolBozeman, MT
Observed and practiced a backwards design teaching style.
Incorporated critical thinking, reading, and writing components in lessons.
Successfully met my short-term goal of consistently implementing classroom procedures.
Bachelor of Science: Secondary Education2016Montana State UniversityBozeman, MT