Traci Crowder
5th Grade Resource Teacher
334.361.6400
Crowder

Mrs. Crowder's Schedule

Meet The Teacher

Education

I have my bachelor's degree in Collaborative Education for the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB). Go Blazers! I also have my master's degree in Educational Leadership from Concord University in Athens, West Virginia.

 


Experience

 

This is my eighth year teaching special education. I have taught from K-5th grade resource, inclusion, and self-contained. The majority of my experience has been with resource and inclusion of grades K-5th. 

Biography

 

I was born in Birmingham, Alabama and grew up in Hoover. After graduating from Spain Park High School, I attend UAB and got my undergraduate degree in Collaborative Education in December of 2011. I moved to West Virginia with my husband and begin my career working in McDowell County Schools. After 5 years in West Virginia, we decided to move back to Alabama to be closer to our families. I enjoying spending time with my family, cooking, eating, and reading a good book. I'm very excited to begin my journey at Daniel Pratt Elementary School with the wonderful 5th grade team!

Useful Links

Reading Websites

System 44/Read 180

This is a reading system that I use to supplement the curriculum. The students know their log ins.

https://tinyurl.com/DPES44-180 

 

Lexia

This is the school wide reading intervention system. Each student has a time goal per week. It's great practice!

https://www.lexiacore5.com/

 

Spelling City

This is a wonderful website that can help for studying for spelling test.

https://tinyurl.com/DPESspellingcity

Math Websites

Reflex

This website is great for practicing fact fluency.

https://tinyurl.com/SimsReflex

 

Math Prodigy

This website is wonderful for all math related problems. It is game based math practice.

https://play.prodigygame.com/

 

Cool Math Games

This website can be used to practice all math skills. Look for the game that covers what you are needing practice on.

https://www.coolmathgames.com/

Other Websites

ABC Ya!

This is a great website that has fun, interactive games that work on a variety of skills. It has great games for many skills.

https://www.abcya.com/

 

 

Google Classroom

I have set up a google classroom for Reading and Math Resource. Please email me for the join codes.