I have been teaching all grade levels of middle school science for 14 years. Whether your needs are in content area, test preparation, special needs, organization or just homework help, your child will be well prepared through my tutelage. Feel at ease contacting me with any questions at all. I have a 6th grade child myself and know that middle school is a big change and can be daunting for parents as well as the kids! My certification is middle grades science (5-9) with the FLDoE,... [more]
I have taken extensive coursework and lab work in zoology. Additionally, as fishkeeping and herpetology are hobbies of mine, I have to learn about their phylogeny to aid in providing my animals with the best care. This has proven to be of great use to me many times when we cover classification in the 7th grade curriculum.
I have taken coursework in genetics, and as a primarily life science teacher, I have an excellent knowledge of Mendelian genetics and the concepts of modern genetics. I feel confident that I can help students master the standards associated with genetics in a middle school curriculum.