Tammy Bloser

I have had the privilege of teaching at Midland Park Primary for 30 years.  I have taught Music, Kindergarten, First Grade, Second Grade and am currently teaching English Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL).  I have been happily married for 36 years and have two amazing sons and a daughter-in-law.  I have a French Bulldog, named Trixie, that keeps me busy.  My husband and I love to travel and enjoy cruising.  My favorite football team is the South Carolina Gamecocks!

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Kindergarten students are working on learning letters, sounds and high-frequency words.  We are working on writing sentences that make sense and adding details to our pictures.

First Grade students are working in Words Their Way which is a phonics program promoting skills to improve reading and writing.  Some student are completing sorts for word families and others are sorting pictures by beginning sounds.

Contact Information

Email: Tammy_Bloser@charleston.k12.sc.us

Phone: (843 574-2183

Office Hours: Mon-Fri 7:00-7:30 AM

ESOL Goals 

  • Students will communicate in English with their peers in social situations.
  • Students will communicate in english with their teachers in classroom situations.
  • students will be able to use english to be successful with reading, writing, math, science and social studies.

Resources

http://ngexplorer.cengage.com/ngyoungexplorer/index.html National Geographic Young Explorers is a magazine designed specifically for kindergarten and first grade students.  Children can listen to the magazine being read to them as they follow along with the highlighted text.  It is a great way to bring interesting non-fiction stories into reading center time.

 

http://abcya.com/ Children can listen to short stories read aloud to them as they follow along with the highlighted text.  ABCya! has a variety of educational games in addition to the featured stories.  Free resources and materials are available for grades K through 5.

 

http://www.barnesandnoble.com/u/online-storytime-books-toys/379003588/

From The Kissing Hand read by author Audrey Wood toPinkalicious read by Victoria Kann, Barnes and Noble’s Online Storytime has popular children’s books read out loud.  While there are no supplemental materials to accompany the stories, this free site is perfect for “Listen to Reading” stations.

 

http://starfall.com/ While some areas of Starfall are part of their premium service, they have many early reader stories available for free.  Students can follow along as the story is read to them and can, in some instances, help create their own story.  The website is highly engaging and a favorite of young readers.