- B. S. Education Ohio State University
- State of Ohio Professional Teaching License in Middle Childhood Reading/Language Arts and Social Studies
- M. Ed. Ohio State University
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Hyperbole Lesson Plans: Ideas for the Art of Exaggeration
Hyperbole lesson plans and ideas that make figurative language instruction relevant to students' lives. Discover how to help learners better understand the figurative concept of hyperbole. A fantastic article which includes multiple web links and related lessons.
Story Element Lesson Ideas Keeps Learning Interesting
There are some fun and interesting ways to make sure that students understand story elements.
Revisiting Writing through Revision
Strategies to teach and motivate your students to revise their writing.
Language Arts Ice Breakers
Activities that build rapport and help students demonstrate their skills can be a great way to begin the school year.
Create Learning Experiences with The Polar Express
Center content-integrated lessons around the timeless holiday book, The Polar Express.