Photos by Bella and written by Bella and Kaati Kiwi
Ms. Oxman, how long have you been a teacher? I’ve been a teacher for 16 years.
What inspired you to become a teacher? It’s something I’ve always wanted to do.
Why did you switch to teaching 2nd grade? I taught 3rd grade most of my teaching career so I thought 2nd grade would be a better fit for my skills.
Where were you born? Denver
What is your weirdest talent? Dancing
What is one of your favorite hobbies? Dancing
Do you have any pets? Yes, 2 dogs, Willow and Fergie, also one cat named Jasper.
What is your favorite book? Hooway for Wodney Wat by Helen Lester and Lynn Munsinger
What advice would you give a second grade teacher? On a regular basis, check on your kids to see what they are learning in school.
What college did you go to? CU, Metro state, and Regis University.
Can you recite all your students names? Yes, of course.
What’s your favorite food? Pizza
What’s your favorite animal? Elephant
Why? I like elephants because they are very sensitive and loyal to each other.