• Miss Fraser ~ Fourth Grade STEM Teacher


    This is Miss Fraser's 31st year teaching fourth grade
    and 34th year in EASD.  (She also taught third grade for 3 years.)


     

    I was born in....
    Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (Go Steelers!)


    I went to school/college....
    Upper St. Clair High School/The Pennsylvania State University (PSU),
     Indiana University of Pennsylvania (IUP), and Millersville University.

    My family....
    My family is large and spread out across the United States!  I have 2 brothers, 3 sisters, and several nieces and nephews.


    When I was in school....
    I watched on a black and white television Neil Armstrong's first step on the moon and Roberto Clemente winning the World Series for the Pittsburgh Pirates.


    If I were not a teacher....
    I would be a marine biologist, studying whales just like my idol Jacques Cousteau.


    I became a teacher because....
    After earning a B.S. in Biology at PSU, I taught Outdoor Environmental Education for nearly two years in SC and VA. I enjoyed watching children make discoveries about nature.


    My favorite teacher was....
    Miss Steele was my fourth grade teacher. She read aloud Charlotte's Web and introduced me to the love of music.


    I am interested in ....
    My favorite book is Charlotte's Web.

    My favorite movie is Schindler's List (even though it makes me cry).

    My favorite music group is The Beatles!
    My favorite sports team is the Pittsburgh Steelers! When I was growing up, they won 4 Super Bowls.

    Hobby....
    I sing and play the piano. I like to cycle, play tennis, and kayak.
     

    I love to vacation....
    I like to vacation at the seashore - cycling along coastal communities and bird watching in back bays and salt marshes. I also enjoy snorkeling trips to tropical waters.
     
    My favorite food....
    I love lasagna, liver, and salmon. My favorite restaurant is Olive Garden.


    I most admire....
    Abraham Lincoln, Jacques Cousteau, Oscar Schindler, Harriet Tubman, Anne Frank, Chief Seattle, Rachel Carson, and Jane Goodall.
     
     
     
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