Education: BS from University of Connecticut, Masters from St. Joseph College specializing in reading and writing
"Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you." --Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Go confidently in the directions of your dreams! Live the life you've imagined." --Henry David Thoreau
Math/ Science/ Social Studies
Education: Elem Ed degree, Early Childhood and Art Endorsement at Montana State, Masters in Teaching Through the Arts
"Life is full of beauty. Notice it. Notice the bumble bee, the small child, and the smiling faces. Smell the rain, and feel the wind. Live life to the fullest potential, and fight for your dreams." --Ashely Smith
"Learning is a treasure that will follow its owner everywhere." --Chinese Proverb
First grade is a very important and exciting year both academically and socially. It’s a year of many new accomplishments. We teach through units that incorporate reading, writing, and technology standards. Good work habits and core skills form a strong foundation that will benefit our students in years to come. We see each child as an individual with unique qualities and strive to provide them with a multitude of successful, fun, learning experiences.