Learning Activities: https://pages.sumdog.com/
Free Audible for Kids: https://www.audible.com/ep/kids-audiobooks
HHES Counseling: https://twitter.com/DeptHhes
HHES PE: https://www.instagram.com/hhes.pe/
HHES Library: https://www.instagram.com/hhes_library/
MDE at-home resources: https://mdek12.org/LearningAtHome
About the Teacher/Welcome Msg
Welcome! I am a special needs teacher here at HHES. I work with 2nd graders this year. Please reach out to me via email, a note in your child's folder, or SchoolStatus.
Education: I received my Bachelor's degree in Special Education from the University of Southern Mississippi in 2003.
2003-2005 - North Forrest Elementary, Forrest County School District, Hattiesburg, MS (6th grade resource and inclusion)
2005-2010 - Parkview Elementary, Meridian Public School District, Meridian, MS (Self-contained, ages 5-9 for four years and K/1st inclusion for one year)
2010-2012 - Senatobia Middle School, Senatobia Municipal School District, Senatobia, MS (3rd/4th grade resource)
2012-2013 - Desoto Central Primary, Desoto County Schools, Southaven, MS (Self-contained, ages 5-9)
2014-present - Hernando Hills, Special Needs Teacher
Bio: I have been married for seventeen years to my husband, Chris. We have two children. My son is in 6th grade this year, and my daughter is in 2nd. We also have a wild golden retriever named Penny. My husband and I are originally from Meridian, MS, but moved to Hernando when he took a job at NWCC in 2010. We love Hernando! I am enjoying teaching in the community in which I live and where my children attend school. We are members of Christ Covenant Church.
Social/Emotional Resources: https://www.mdek12.org/LearningAtHome/SEL
Word Problem Practice: https://www.mathplayground.com/wpdatabase/wpindex.html
Compare/Contrast skills: https://www.wartgames.com/themes/languagearts/compareandcontrast.html
2nd gr writing prompts: https://www.thoughtco.com/second-grade-writing-prompts-4173832
2nd gr writing prompts: https://www.journalbuddies.com/journal_prompts__journal_topics/second-grade-writing-prompts/
3rd gr writing prompts: https://www.thoughtco.com/3rd-grade-writing-prompts-4172725
3rd gr writing prompts: https://www.softschools.com/language_arts/writing_prompts/writing_prompts_for_3rd_grade/
HHES Music: https://hhe.desotocountyschools.org/alaynaweiss
I would greatly appreciate donations of the following:
velcro, white copy paper, pastel copy paper, double-sided tape, command hooks, and hot glue sticks.
If you have concerns about your child's progress, please contact me or
the general education teacher. I will be glad to talk to or meet with
you at a mutually convenient time.