Hi Geri. I teach 5th grade, but I'm actually in Ventura. I put Santa Barbara for a couple of reasons: 1) most people outside of CA haven't heard of Ventura or the small cities around it 2) I've been dealing with a stalker, so I'm a little more careful lately.
What grade do you teach? There are so few CA teachers in my PLN. It's great to meet you!
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I agree. I have been using the UbD curriculum model since 2008 and it works great. I know that I tell myself I allow for a constructivist student-centered approach to unit and lesson planning, but the truth is I am a lot more…"