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Rebecca M.

Ferndale, WA

$35/hour

Veteran English/History Middle School Teacher

In-person lessons

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Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA
History Education
Western Washington University
MEd

Education

Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA (History Education)

Western Washington University (MEd)

About Rebecca

I am a certified, veteran school teacher with seventeen years' teaching experience: fourteen in middle school, two in elementary school, and one as a K-12 substitute in all Whatcom county public schools. I also have eight years' experience teaching gifted seventh and eighth grade students. I have taught language arts and history, with an emphasis on American, Washington State, and ancient history. My students have won state and international awards for their short stories. I also have experience teaching computers, leadership & study skills, and public speaking. I prefer to work with students in a discussion/conference format. Many units are project based, with an emphasis on primary sources, research, and much editing/ revision.

I am the mother of four children, ages 6-22. The two oldest have graduated from Whatcom county public schools while the two youngest are enrolled in a Montessori school. I am passionate about all types of education and educational paths. In addition to educational subjects, I am also able to provide lessons in knitting, cooking, sewing, gardening, and animal husbandry. I believe in educating the whole child and that some of the best educational opportunities come from non scholarly passions.
I am a certified, veteran school teacher with seventeen years' teaching experience: fourteen in middle school, two in elementary school, and one as a K-12 substitute in all Whatcom county public schools. I also have eight years' experience teaching gifted seventh and eighth grade students. I have taught Read more

Policies
Cancellation
2 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 25 miles of Ferndale, WA 98248
In-person lessons
Science:
Anthropology, Archaeology
English:
English, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Public Speaking, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing
History:
American History, Anthropology, Archaeology, Classics, European History, Geography, Government & Politics, Religion, Social Studies, World History
Special Needs:
ADD/ADHD, Phonics
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Grammar, Handwriting, Phonics, Reading, Study Skills, Vocabulary
Business:
Public Speaking

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Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA
History Education
Western Washington University
MEd

Education

Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA (History Education)

Western Washington University (MEd)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $35.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Travel policy

Rebecca will travel within 25 miles of Ferndale, WA 98248.