Miss Southwick

Miss Allison Southwick

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Welcome to Miss Southwick's class! I am one of three first grade teachers here at Edgemere Elementary.  I graduated from McDaniel College in 2011 with a Bachelor's degree in Psychology and Elementary Education. I also received my Master's degree from Notre Dame of Maryland University in Leadership in Teaching Mathematics. This will be my tenth year teaching in my own classroom. Before coming to Edgemere, I worked with small groups of students, as an interventionist, to reinforce reading and math skills in Carroll County.

About Me

I am excited to keep learning and growing as an educator.  I love to make learning fun and exciting for your students.  Here are a few favorites of mine so you can get to know me a little better...

Colors: Orange and Yellow (although I have been on a purple and glitter kick lately)
Season: Winter (bring on ALL the snow!)
Food: Coffee, Peanut Butter, Pasta
Book: A Wrinkle in Time by Madeline L'Engle
Places: Disney World (Love), Bar Harbor, ME
Sports/Teams: Football (Ravens), Baseball (Orioles), Hockey (Capitals)
Hobbies: Reading, Running, Shopping
Things to Do: Spend time with my family and friends, Get my nails done, Go for a run, Spend time outside :)

I am looking forward to this school year and continuing to learn alongside of your students! Please continue to check back for upcoming news and information and, as always, please feel free to call the school or email with questions or concerns!  Thanks in advance for all of your support in making first grade successful and fun for your learners!

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Email: [email protected]
Phone: 410.887.7507
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