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This is Mrs. Heller's second year teaching 8th grade science at Hubble Middle School. Previously, Mrs. Heller taught 8th grade science (for 3 yrs) and 7th grade science (for 2 yrs) at Morton Junior High School in Morton, Illinois.
Mrs. Heller has a B.A. in Elementary Education from Carthage College with endorsements in general science, physical science, and language arts. While at Carthage, Mrs. Heller was co-captain of the water polo team and competed in several Division Three National Championships. She lives with her husband, daughter, and dog, and enjoys fishing, quilting, reading, hunting, and swimming.
Mrs. Heller's goal is to create a classroom environment that fosters growth, collaboration, and provides experiences for students to fall in love with learning. She absolutely loves science and thinks it's the perfect subject to encourage student led discovery through hands-on learning and exploration.