Dear Students and Parent(s)/Guardian(s):
Welcome to 2018-19 School Year! I am your child’s 8th Grade Language Arts, Speech and Debate, and/or English Language Development teacher. I look forward to an exciting and productive year. I have been an educator since 1995 and I have been employed by Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School District since 2004. I have served as an Instructional Coach and I have taught a variety of grade levels including fifth through ninth.
As a teacher, I believe that all students can learn and it is my job to ensure that all students are afforded multiple opportunities to learn and grow as students and as human beings.
My mission as an educator is to:
How to Reach Me
Location: Room 95
Prep Period: I am usually available from 1:13 p.m. to 2:00 a.m. M, T, TH, F.
E-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org
School Phone Number: (562) 944-3268
Remember you must bring your independent
reading books to class EVERY WEDNESDAY!!!
Independent Reading Homework for
Wednesday, Aug. 29- Wednesday, Sept. 5.
As you read your independent reading book over the next 7 days, create FIVE post-its using the cognitive strategies discussed in class. If I assigned you a cognitive strategy you must complete your FIVE post-its using your assigned cognitive strategy. If I was not able to meet with you, you may select a cognitive strategy to complete your FIVE post its. Your FIVE completed post-its are due at the beginning of class Wednesday, Sept. 5. I have posted a copy of the cognitive strategies and sentence starters on my Hutchinson Web Page and with this assignment.