Degrees and Certifications:
All About Me, Myself & I!
*Born in Great Dunmow, England in 1962.
*My father was an officer in the Air Force--While stationed overseas during Korean War, he met my mom who is British.
*I graduated From in Long Island, New York in 1980.
*Received my B.S. from Bloomsburg University (Home of the HUSKIES)
*Received Masters in Education degree of University of Delaware
(Home of the Blue HENS) in 1990.
*Taught 5th/6th Grade from 1985-1991 at Harlan Elementary in the Brandywine School District, Wilmington, Delaware.
*Became a TIGER teacher when the Middle School opened in 1992. This year, will be our 25th Anniversary in our middle school!
*Interests: Family, Teaching, Traveling to Tropical Locations, Volleyball, Reading, Exercising & Staying Fit!!
*I had been married for 27 years to husband Ron (business teacher at Freedom High School & coach at Whitehall HS-his alma mater) Sadly, he passed away suddenly in 2014.
I have two wonderful sons 26 and 23.
Both attended & played sports at Whitehall High School (Home of the ZEPHYRS! -- Z Train!)
My oldest attended Penn State University majoring in Computer Engineering. He now
works for a company down in Philadelphia.
My other son currently is working in California!
Finally--life would not be complete without Dutch--our Chocolate Lab!!
Dutch recently tore his OTHER ACL and had to have surgery
Two years ago, I rescued a mixed breed puppy named Dahlia.
These two keep me hopping!
*As you can see, I am a loyal TIGGER fan as well!!
I consider myself an enthusiastic person--I love spirit days and contributing all that I can to our middle school.
Thanks for popping by today!!
8th Grade Mathematics Teacher
Northwestern Lehigh Middle School
Phone: (610) 298-8661 Ext. 3921
Welcome to the 2017-2018 School Year
“ Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.”
~ Winston Churchill.
**Below You Will Find the Links to Important First Day Handouts**
~Letter/Calculator Form to be returned
~MS Cell Phone Policy
Parents: Please be sure to check GOOGLE CLASSROOM
for constant updates on homework, assessments and activities :)
Supplies Needed for Math Class:
*1 Composition Book for PSSA/POD Notes
*6 Strong Pocket Folders
(5 will cover the book Chapters...and 1 will be for PSSA Prep)
NO TRAPPER KEEPER OR LARGE NOTEBOOKS PLEASE!
We work Chapter by Chapter (Topic by Topic)
*Loose Leaf Notebook Paper per Folder
*Internet Access for On-Line Book/Assignments
At Home: Calculator, Ruler, Protractor
Please feel free to email me should you have any questions.
Link is below
Email me: firstname.lastname@example.org
Mrs. Madouse's Letter 2017 (DOC 282 KB)
Contains all expectations for the school year
2017 Expectations & Calculator Form (DOC 94 KB)
Parents/Students must sign expectations/Calculator Agreement Form
Mrs. Madouse's Homework Policy (DOC 441 KB)
Explanation of Homework expectations
Classroom Reminders (PUB 965 KB)
MS Cell Phone Policy (PDF 304 KB)
MS Cell Phone Policy
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