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Ms. Tweedy

Ms. Tweedy

 

My name is Zann Tweedy and I teach lower school (6-8) classes here at NVS. I teach Reading, Foundations of Communications, Math, and 6th grade History. I assist Mr. Houston during lower school PE/Healthy for Life. I received an Associate of Arts & Sciences from Central Virginia Community College with a major in General Studies. Later in life, I received my Bachelor of Arts in Psychology/Special Education from Lynchburg College. This is the beginning of my twelth year teaching at NVS. I am currently licensed to teach children K-12 with an endorsement to work with students with Learning Disabilities.

Reading:

  • Developing and maintaining strategies to help students improve their reading comprehension and fluency.
  • Help students to increase receptive & expressive vocabulary (word parts, figurative language, using context clues)

 

 

Foundations of Communications:

  • learning how to approach and complete reading and writing skills
  • exploring strategies to effectively integrate reading, writing, speaking and listening skills as an essential study skill across the curriculum
  • Develop and use positive and appropriate social skills in reading, writing, speaking, and listening.

 

 

Math 6/7:

  • Explore new ways to express numerical relationships
  • Refine computational skills with fractions, whole number, decimals & percent’s.
  • Analyze and solve practical problems.
  • Reinforce knowledge of mathematical terms and symbols
  • Enhance accuracy and estimation skills.
  • Interpret graphs and charts involving rational numbers.
  • Improve analytical and logical thinking.