Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelors of Science in Elementary Education from Francis Marion University
Welcome to Mrs. Thayer's 5th grade class! I am a graduate of Francis Marion University, where I earned my Bachelor's of Science in Elementary Education with a collateral in Foreign Languages. Prior to being at Savannah Grove, I taught PE and coached at Maranatha Christian School, and I taught 7th grade Rememdial Reading and 8th grade ELA at Manning Jr. High School. I taught 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th grade at Wallace Gregg Elementary. I am currently the 5th grade ELA/SS teacher here at Savannah Grove! I love our staff and students at Savannah Grove, and am excited to be working with you this school year!
Philosophy : It is my responsibility to teach the whole child, not just his/her brain. My job is to give my students the means to become productive, law-abiding citizens of our community while furthering their academic career.
Quotes to live by:
· “No matter what happens, or how bad it seems today, life does go on, and it will be better tomorrow.” –Maya Angelou
· “When you learn, teach, when you get, give.” ― Maya Angelou