When I began teaching, I taught first grade.
The next year I switched to third grade and
now I am teaching kindergarten.
I graduated from Illinois State with a degree in
elementary education. I minored in early
childhood development. I plan on getting my
Franklin Elementary School
Wilson Middle School
Moline High School
Black Hawk Colllege
Reading is one of the most important things to
me. It is important for a child to be able to read.
Reading helps them in all other areas of their
academic life as well as the real world. We will
do a lot of reading activities in class.
I love to run! I like to shop and spend time with
my family, friends, and my dog. I like to read. I
also like to travel. I also like to watch baseball.
I became a teacher because I love children. I
want to see them succeed. I have always
wanted to be a teacher. I used to play “school”
when I was younger. I want to be able to make
school fun for the students so they want to
I have been to France, Germany, and Holland.
My favorite kind of music is country music. My
favorite books are Dear John and Water for
Elephants. I have a rat terrier named Joey. My
favorite grade in elementary school was 2nd