Elementary teacher Wendy Garza, Wendy provides a variety of simple, engaging and practical activities parents can do at home with their tween (kids ages 9-12) to support their academic learning. tips on using children’s interests to drive fun inquiry-based learning projects, provides methods for engaging children when practicing reading, and discusses the benefits of getting your child into the kitchen!
About Wendy Garza, MEd
Wendy is a bilingual special education teacher at The Parish School in Houston. She received her Master’s in education from the University of Texas – Arlington with a focus on teaching early literacy to children with autism and developmental delays. Wendy has experienced working in the public school as an elementary general education and resource room teacher and as a middle school history and economics teacher at a South Korea boarding school.