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Teresa Sacksteder

Teresa Sacksteder
Teresa Sacksteder
6th Grade Teacher
Employed Since: 5/27/2008
11 Years Experience At School


Teresa Sacksteder

My interests in teaching began when I was a child.  After my three children began school, I worked as a substitute teacher for the Lakeland School District for ten years, and then spent three years organizing and teaching at a Christian home school co-op.  Eight years ago I was thrilled to continue to live out my childhood dream and join the staff of Christian Center School. I have enjoyed continuing my education in the summers at the National Teachers' Conference, MTI, and I.S.T.E.M. classes. Recently I was excited to attend a class in Robotics and wrote a grant to begin this program in our elementry classes. 

It is a privilege to partner with the parents of my students as we teach academic excellence and encourage growth in academics, character development and a relationship with Christ.  My students will enjoy a variety of projects, experiences, and experiences such as: 

  • Serving and delivering soups to the needy in our community
  • Technology experiences such as power point projects, robotics, computer projects
  • A variety of projects - States/World's Fair, Science Activities, Novel Units
  • Many field trips to enrich our curriculum
  • Researching and an assortment of writing projects 
  • Our class creates our own business and learn to keep record for it
  • A science curriculum with hands on experiments and activities
  • Learning and practicing Godly character traits

Teaching a class of 6th graders is a rewarding and exciting privilege, and I am thankful and blessed by my students, their parents, and my fellow teachers.