The Cowbell Chronicle

MMS Faculty Newsletter for 12/6/2015

Preparation through High Expectations

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Happy Birthday to Achimon (12/7); Henry (12/9); and Weaver (12/12)

Mrs. Thompson - for helping create another great experience with the Reindeer Run

Our Entire Staff - for being so impressive and for the STW campus visit.

Mrs. Perdomo/Yardley - their hard work and passion in putting together an incredible application for the STW.

From the "Really! You Expect Me to Keep Track of all of This?" File

MON> Basketball vs. Bonham: boy's away and girls at home; 6th grade SS students take CTE survey

TUE> OAP Public Performance of Charlotte's Web; 7th Grade SS students take CTE Survey

WED> DSBC Meeting - 4:30 at Board Room; 8th Grade SS students take CTE Survey

THU> Benchmarks: 6/7 Math; 8 Science

FRI> Benchmarks: 6/7 Reading; 8 SS; UIL OAP Reheresal

SAT> UIL OAP Contest in Princeton

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Educator Spotlight - Who is Amanda Hardy

Hometown - League City, Texas

College - UNT

Spouse - Mr. Murphy has already informed all of Melissa ISD that I don’t have one.

Children - Not applicable.

Teaching Experience -6 yrs; Last 5 were in 8th grade but I did spend one year teaching 7th

Favorite Food - Mexican food!! Especially if it’s in Houston

Favorite Music - I listen to it all.

Favorite Authors - I don't particularly have a favorite book, but I like suspense novels. (See Nancy, I do read!)

Favorite Movie -I love anything that's ridiculous and will make me laugh; Joe Dirt, Elf, Bridesmaids, any Chris Farley...ect.

Hobbies - bowling and writing lesson plans.

You'd be Surprised to Know -I was a dancer (ballet, tap, jazz) for 16 years,

If I Were Not Teaching I Would: A drill team director (is that still considered teaching?)

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