First Grade Teacher
"When educating the minds of our youth, we must not forget to educate their hearts." – Dalai Lama
First grade is an exciting and busy year! We are going to have many great learning adventures in reading, social studies (Humanities), math, and science. Our class will be utilizing various, educational websites.
About Mrs. Bothroyd
I became a teacher because I wanted to make a difference in the lives of children. As an educator, I am given the opportunity to shape the minds of students in the classroom. I find it rewarding to watch them learn and grow over the school year. I love working at Salem School because there is a sense of family in our school.
Education: M.S. - Special Education- Southern Connecticut State University
B.A. - Child Development - Saint Joseph College
Years of Experience: 20 years
Years Naugatuck: 10 years in Naugatuck
A few of my favorite things: My family- my husband and three children. I enjoy watching the children play sports, traveling, and the beach.
A fun fact about me: I love reading a book on the beach.
Classes I taught: I have taught kindergarten, first, and second grades.