Degrees and Certifications:
Hello! I'm Mrs. Garrison.
I have been teaching at Pine Valley since 2006. For the first 3 years of my career I was a reading teacher for grades K-6. In 2009 I moved to a 2nd grade teacher position. I enjoyed teaching 2nd grade for 9 years. Since 2018 I have been teaching Kindergarten.
Certifications: Childhood Literacy (Birth-6th), Childhood Education (1st -6th), Early Childhood Education (Birth -2nd)
Education: B.S. Elementary Education from SUNY Fredonia, M.S.E.D. Literacy from St. Bonaventure University
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*Sneakers are required everyday
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Mrs. Garrison’s Supply List
Please label all of your child’s supplies.
- Crayons (24 pack or smaller)
- Erasers (not pencil toppers)
- Lots of glue sticks (at least 10)
- A set of thin dry erase markers
- dry erase eraser or old sock
- crayon box to hold these items
- art smock or old shirt
- 2 boxes of tissues
- personal headphones (no earbuds, they are too big for our little ears)
- box of Ziploc type bags--Gallon size (girls) & Sandwich size (boys)
- baby wipes 1 container
- a change of clothes for accidents
Our classroom is using Class Dojo as our Classroom management/ communication system. Each student can earn or loose points based on behaviors and/or achievements. If you would like to log into our class to see classroom pictures and your student's point log, please contact me for your code.
ELA (Reading)- https://www.engageny.org/resource/kindergarten-english-language-arts
NYS Next Generation Learning Standards:
Next Generation Reading, Writing and Speaking Standards
Next Generation Math Standards
Have some of your favorite stories read to you by movie stars.
Practice your phonics skills with these read along stories.
Practice math and reading skills all while playing fun games! Choose a grade Pr K-5th grade.
Play games while practicing reading and math at any grade level Pr K-8th grade.
NYS Math Module Parent Tutorial
Link to videos and explinations about the common core math modules.