Author Archives: Abbey

Honors Chemistry Teacher

I finished my first semester as the Honors Chemistry teacher at Salpointe Catholic High School. This blog post is a small window into my world.  It’s long, so feel free to browse through and read only the interesting parts! I have … Continue reading

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Class of 2017

I did it! I’m done with school… well, done with being on the student end of school 🙂 I graduated from the University of Arizona with a BS in Science Education: Chemistry Emphasis, and a minor in biochemistry. I won … Continue reading

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Happy Easter!

Hello everyone! I have something to share with you all that I am very excited about. One year ago, Easter 2016, I was confirmed into the Catholic Church. Yes, you read that right! I am a Catholic. Ever since then, … Continue reading

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Student Teacher

Well, I’m officially a student teacher! I’ve completed my first week at a local middle school with my mentor teacher, teaching 7th and 8th grade science in the GATE program. So far I’ve made the new seating charts for this … Continue reading

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School and family

Here’s a quick update from a teacher in training: I’m now a senior at the U of A, half way done with this semester. I have 5 classes: physical chemistry, biochemistry, plant biochemistry, chemistry discoveries in the classroom, and classroom … Continue reading

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First semester at the U of A – Completed

So, I survived my first semester at the U of A, yet not with out plenty of tears, laughs, frustration, and lots and lots of craziness. Many days I felt completely overwhelmed and never would’ve gotten through it without my … Continue reading

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Last bit of summer

Summer is drawing to a close and my ten weeks of Organic Chemistry are over. I enjoyed O Chem 2 better than O Chem 1, getting to prepare alcohols, esters, acids, aldehydes, ketones, etc. both on paper and in LAB. My … Continue reading

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Summer Stuff

This summer I am taking both semesters of Organic Chemistry through Pima Community College, my last two classes before going to the U of A in the fall. Both summer classes are 5 weeks long, 4 days a week, 5 … Continue reading

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Little Lord Fauntleroy

My latest audio book was published on LibriVox today! “Little Lord Fauntleroy” by Frances Hodgson Burnett. I recorded and edited this book as a dramatic reading. I also narrated the book and had to cast many different readers for each … Continue reading

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I am a Wildcat!!!

I got accepted to the U of A! I am enrolled in the degree Science Education: Chemistry Emphasis. This degree is basically a chemistry major with a teaching minor. I will graduate with my bachelors of science and earn my … Continue reading

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