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 May 20-24

    Social Studies

    Monday: Black Plague Notes

    Tuesday: Black Plague Video

    Wednesday: Black Plague Sourcework reading and questions

    Thursday: Middle Ages Open Note Test

    Friday:  NC Exam Study Sesson with Quizlet and Games

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

    Monday:EOY ELA Release Test Review of Answers

    Tuesday: ELA Standards Review Assignments

    Wednesday: ELA Standards Review Assignments

    Thursday:  ELA Standards Review Assignments

    Friday:  Exposition Review and Central Idea review with the Novel Crispen:  The Cross of Lead

     

    4th Grading Period ELA Assignments and Notes

    4th Grading Period Social Studies Assignments and Notes

     

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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