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Mrs. Susan Adams
Mrs. Adams has been teaching at Davenport Elementary School for 10 years. She has 24 years of teaching experience and has taught in Caldwell County, Burke County and Wayne County. Mrs. Adams has taught in grades Kindergarten, Second, Third and Fifth. She has a love of teaching science and includes STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) activities to make her lessons engaging. Mrs. Adams works with two afterschool clubs. The Davenport STEM/Robotics team meets twice weekly in the fall and the students compete in a county-wide competition in November. The PEAK (Physical Education Adventure Kids) team meets during the winter and spring months at Davenport. Students who participate in the PEAK team learn leadership and teamwork skills through the medium of outdoor adventure. This group enjoys rock climbing, zip lining, biking and skiing. Students learn problem solving methods that can be directly related to learning and personal relationships.