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Welcome

Welcome to Four Tant Math and Science! 
 
 
Biography
 
Education
• I graduated high school from Patrick Henry Academy in 1984.
• I graduated from Columbia College in 1988 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Early Childhood and Elementary Education.
• I graduated from USC Aiken in 1996 with a Master’s degree in Elementary Education.
• I became a National Board Certified Teacher in 2003 and Renewed in 2013.
• I graduated from the University of Phoenix in 2011 with a Doctorate Degree in Educational Leadership.
• I have taught fourth grade for 31 years (18 at VES and 13 at HES).

Awards, Certifications, & Trainings
• National Board Certification Middle Childhood Generalist Certified 2003 & Renewed 2013
• Best of the Best Teachers Hampton County Guardian 1998 & 2000
• Gifted and Talented Instruction Training - 2009 and 2012
• South Carolina Mentoring Training - 2008
• Adept and HOUSE Trained - 2006
• Leadership Institute Training - 1999
• Teacher of the Year – 1996 (Varnville Elementary)
• Presenter for the Lowcountry Hub of Math & Science 1992 - 1995
Jobs at School
• Fourth Grade Math & Science teacher - I began my teaching career teaching all subjects for 12 years. I have taught fourth grade math and science only for the past 19 years.
• Former School Leadership Team and Mentor Teacher
• Former School Webmaster & Email Coordinator
• Former School Improvement Council Member
• Works with Mrs. Marsh at Bus Dismissal
Math - Make sure you know all multiplication facts by memory. It is important that students know all of their multiplication facts and be able to correctly say or write one every 3 seconds. This is considered fluent. This is the link to the support documents and standards that your child will be required to master.
 
Science 
 
This year we will be studying the water cycle, weather, light, sound, the Solar System, plants and animals.
 
Please find the fourth grade standards for science at this link: