Teacher Connections: Get to Know Mrs. Shannon Johnson, 4th Grade
What three traits define you
Three traits that define me are: Hardworking, compassionate, and creative
What is your favorite book and why?
I have so many but Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by JK Rowling because it was the first chapter book I read on my own in 4th grade. It was the book that started my love for reading and now that I teach 4th grade I hope that it will do the same for all the learners in my room!
What are your hobbies or interests?
Traveling! I love to travel. I love to go visit new places, meet new friends, and explore new cultures. So far I have been to: Berlin, Germany; Rome, Florence, and Venice, Italy; Prague, Czech Republic; Krakow, Poland; Calpe, Spain; Budapest, Hungary; Kauai, Hawaii; Mexico City; Thailand; Puerto Rico; Turks and Caicos; Lisbon and Porto, Portugal; London; and Vancouver as well as all over the continental United States. And, I cannot wait to get back to traveling.
Why do you enjoy teaching at Skinner?
Working at Skinner has been amazing from starting my career as a Diverse learner teacher in my dream job to transitioning to a 4th grade teacher and loving it! I love the
diversity that is represented at Skinner. Also, meeting and marrying Mr. Johnson!l!
What is a fun fact that you would like to share?
When I was in college I used to work at a sleep away summer camp in upstate New York with my best friend! This is where I found my love for summer camps and all the amazing things that comes with going to a summer camp, especially color war and friendship bracelets.