Mamie Jefferson-Hill was born in Cleveland, Ohio. Ever since childhood she wanted to become a schoolteacher. At the age of six, she began teaching her little three-year-old brother to read. She is pleased that he grew up to be Master Sergeant Thomas Jefferson in the US Marine Corps and later, became pastor of his own church.
As a child, Mamie played school with her friends and taught the neighborhood children. As an adult, she taught her own son to read at the age of four. She was also pleased when he graduated from Cleveland State University.
While her son was in high school, Mamie went back to college and graduated in 1999 with a degree in Elementary Education from John Carroll University. Mamie has been teaching children in Northeast Ohio ever since graduation.
This book can be a useful tool for parents of children who have a difficult time getting them to bed and staying there. It is filled with helpful tips on things that parents can do to motivate their children to prepare for bedtime. This story also contains rhyming words which will be helpful to elementary school aged children.
Children will enjoy meeting the royal clown family and taking a journey through Clown Town. The parents of Princess Diamonds decide that she needs to overcome her clumsiness and shyness. It is for that reason she goes to the School of Hard Knocks. She learns how to deal with a bully named Freckles. There is also mystery in this story because King Henry reveals his surprising secret at the end.
Do you know what happens when a purple cow gives root beer instead of milk? This purple cow story teaches children about being different from others. It shows how Suzie deals with everyone bullying her because she is different. Everyone is laughing at her because she is a purple cow who gives root beer. At the end of the book Suzie's flaw becomes her asset and the people in the town are very proud
New teachers have no idea of the challenges they will face when they walk into the classroom for their first year of teaching. Whether it is a public school in the inner city or an upscale private school, students today lack discipline, making it stressful and difficult for new teachers. These behavioral strategies are proven methods to improve the classroom experience for children and teachers.