LAURA APPLEGATE

2045 Butztown Road á Bethlehem, PA 18017 á (610)-984-7213 á stlna04@moravian.edu

EDUCATION           

MORAVIAN COLLEGE                                          Bethlehem, PA

PA Teaching Certificate, Elementary Education          2012 (Anticipated)

FRANKLIN & MARSHALL COLLEGE                Lancaster, PA

B.A. Psychology, Minor in English Literature             2010

 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE 

Science Teaching Internship, James Buchanan Elementary School          Lancaster, PA

Science Teaching Intern                                                                          2009- 2010

Created and implemented science-based lesson plans

in a third grade classroom once a week.

Lehigh Valley ChildrenŐs Center, South Mountain                                      Allentown, PA

Swim Aide/Assistant Teacher                                                                  2009-2010

Aided teachers in classroom with various activities,

supervised children at swimming pool. Planned activities

and lessons for children about special topics.

Early Field Experience, James Buchanan Elementary School                   Bethlehem, PA

Early Field Student                                                                                   2010

Worked in a fifth grade classroom, twice a week, assisting

students with class work and leading guided reading groups.

Private Tutor                                                                                                    Center Valley, PA

Farr Family                                                                                             2010-Present

Worked as private tutor for five children, helping with

homework, studying for tests, and completing projects.

 

WORK EXPERIENCE

Franklin and Marshall College                                                                        Lancaster, PA

Student Worker, Admissions Office                                                           2006-2010

Data entry of application materials. Filing of prospective

studentsŐ applications.

Franklin and Marshall College                                                                       Lancaster, PA

Teaching Assistant, Psychology Department                                           2009

Assisted professors with Psychology 100 Laboratory

activities. Collected data and ran statistics.

Lead review sessions for upcoming exams.

Bethlehem Township Community Center                                                        Bethlehem, PA

Junior Leader/Senior Leader, Summer Playground Program                    2006-2008

Planned and implemented 8-week summer playground

program for children ages 5-12. Actively participated in games

 and activities, led craft projects with children. Responsible for

supervision of junior leaders.

 

 

 

ACTIVITIES AND INTERESTS

Franklin and Marshall College                                                                             Lancaster, PA

Member, Alpha Phi Fraternity                                                                     2007-Present

Director of Member Education, Alpha Phi Fraternity                                 2007-2009

Educated current and new members of fraternity in the

history and traditions of Alpha Phi.

Member, F&M Dance Company                                                                    2007-2010

Participate in fall and spring concerts.

Member, College Entertainment Committee                                                   2006-2008

Helped plan and run various campus activities.

Reynolds Middle School                                                                                           Lancaster, PA

Volunteer, Speech & Language Pathology                                                      2007-2008

Worked with students who have learning/speech problems.

 

HONORS

DeanŐs List, Franklin and Marshall College                                                    2008-2010                                          


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