Welcome! Thanks for visiting the home page of Tracie Heskett, a professional author and teacher with over 10 years experience in educational publishing. Her services include:
- Writing K-8 curriculum materials in multiple subject areas
- Writing teacher resource books
- Teaching writing to children and adults
- Holding faculty in-service sessions
Please click on one of the links to the left to learn more.
Strategies to use with your English Language Learners
If you want to learn about improving upon your ELL instructional methods, then this is the resource for you. It explains how to work with parents, build cultural awareness, recognize learning styles, and differentiate lessons. It also includes sample lessons and activities that cross all curriculum areas. It's the practical guide you'll be recommending to others.
Math Strategies to use with your English Language Learners
Teachers who struggle teaching math to ELL students will appreciate this resource. It contains dozens of specific strategies for introducing math concepts. It provides activities and lessons for reinforcing math skills. A student-friendly glossary of math terms is included, as well as a section devoted to "cracking the code" of word problems.
To contact Tracie about curriculum development or workshop presentations:
PO Box 87213
Vancouver, WA 98687