Mrs. Tara Tucker
Mrs. Tara Tucker

Phone: 828-396-2341

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

National Board Certified Masters School Administration BS in Political Science

Mrs. Tara Tucker

Tara Tucker is returning this year to Granite Falls Middle School after moving to Pennsylvania where she continued to teach in the middle grades.  Throughout her 16 years in education, Mrs. Tucker has taught Language Arts and Social Studies in sixth, seventh, and eighth grades.  She obtained her National Board Certification in 2010 as well as a Masters in School Administration in 2014. Mrs. Tucker has also worked as an Instructional Facilitator for Caldwell County Middle Grades.  In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family and their pets, which includes a dog, two hamsters, a gecko, and a ball python.  

 

"The mind is not a vessel to be filled, but a fire to be kindled." -- Plutarch

  • Weekly Agenda for January 21-25

    Social Studies

    Monday: No School

    Tuesday:  Ancient China Webquest 

    Wednesday: Ancient China Webquest

    Thursday: Ancient China Test Review

    Friday: Ancient China Test and Dragon Article

    Language Arts (EVERY DAY HOMEWORK:  Finish what was not completed in class and Read 25 minutes of AR book!!!)

    Monday: No School

    Tuesday: Grammar:  Comma practice

    Wednesday: Phineas Gage Chapter 2 and 

    Thursday: Grammar:  Comma practice and quiz

    Friday: Phineas Gage: Chapter 2 and Neuron paragraph

     

    3rd Quarter Worksheets_Language Arts

    3rd Quarter Worksheets_Social Studies

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  • Daily Schedule

    Homeroom

    7:50-8:05

    T-1

    8:05-9:05

    O.E./Planning

    9:09-10:43

    T-1

    10:47-11:35

    Lunch

    11:35-12:00

    T-1 _Silent AR Reading

    12:05-12:25

    T-2

    12:30-2:30

    Demon Den

    2:35-3:05