About Mrs. Amanda Mumme ...
Position: 5th Grade Teacher
Welcome to 5th grade! Hi my name is Mrs. Mumme. I'm super excited to be your teacher here at Hancock Elementary School. I began my teaching career in 2007. I started out teaching kindergarten, spent many years teaching 5th and 6th grade.
My Education and Professional Background
Education History: *California State University, Fullerton -B.S. in Child and Adolescent Development with a Minor in Natural Science (2006) -Multiple Subject Credential in Elementary Education (2007) *Northern Arizona University -Masters in Curriculum and Instruction (2009) It is my teaching philosophy to create a fun learning environment with a balance of high expectations. I will strive to prepare your child for a lifetime of learning. I will encourage your child to ask questions, engage in tasks to deepen understanding, and learn how to work with others productively toward a common goal. Through community building, hands on learning, and academic rigor your child will get a well-rounded learning experience in my classroom.
My Educational Philosophy
It is my hope that we will work as a team to make school year outstanding.