Episode 009: Kara Rickman

Kara Rickman

Kara Rickman:

Kara Rickman has been teaching for 16 years. She graduated from Texas State University with her bachelors and master’s degrees in Education. She has taught third grade for 5 years, First Grade Title One Reading for 2 years and has currently taught First Grade for 9 years. She is currently teaching at Fabra Elementary where she is the first grade Team Leader. Kara has enjoyed giving workshops to other teachers in the district on Writer’s Workshop, Reading Workshop and Guided Reading. She enjoys reading books about implementing new strategies in the classroom and collaborating with her first grade team for new and improved ideas to help make her student successful and life- long learners. Kara’s hobbies include decorating, shopping, playing flute and piano and spending time with her family.

Recommended Resources:

Debbie Diller- Math Workstations

Debbie Miller- Reading with Meaning

Lucy Calkins- Launching Writer’s Workshop

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