About Me:My name is Kimberly Richardson and this is my 16th year in education. My husband and I have been married for 19 years and we have an amazing red headed 12 year old. Her name is Hannah and she is in the 7th grade at Curtis Middle School!I have my undergraduate degree from the University of North Texas as well as a Masters in Education from Texas A&M Commerce. My specialization is Literacy. I believe it is important to model for my students a lifelong love for learning! To continue modeling my desire to learn, I am wrapping up a 2nd Masters at UNT. This time I am working on an M.S. in Information Sciences. I am specializing in Library Sciences and have received a School Librarian Certification as well as a Youth Librarianship Certificate.
I am looking forward to an amazing year getting to share the joy of reading!Interesting Facts:My favorite colors: all the colors in the rainbow, especially orange and turquoise!
Favorite Book Genres: Fantasy, Science Fiction, and Dystopian Novels
Favorite TV Shows: The Middle and Stargate Atlantis
Special Accomplishments: Rountree Teacher of the Year 2007-2008, AISD Bell Ringer Award recipient for Summer Splash Reading Club 2009-2010, M.Ed. in Reading, Charter Staff at Lois Lindsey Elementary 2013-2014, Mentor Teacher 2006-present, School Librarian Certificate 2017.My birthday: May 28My favorite places to shop: Super Walmart, Super Target, Macy's, Vera BradleySpecial Talents: Playing the cello and teachingHobbies: Technology, Shopping, Reading both professional texts and fiction, walkingMy Family: Husband of 18 years, Chris. 12 yr old daughter, Hannah.I am the middle child. I have an older sister, Tracey, and a younger brother, Greg, aka. Rockettman.My favorite subjects in school: Reading, Writing, and MusicMy favorite vacation spots: Disney World, Corpus Christi, and San Antonio