Welcome to 8th Grade Science!  

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Ms. Mora has been teaching middle school science since 2001.  Ms. Mora comes from a teaching family.  Her father was a high school Biology teacher for thirty-one years.  She has completed graduate work in elementary science.

She grew up with a doctor of zoology as a father and recalls how eventful that was.  At any given moment the Mora house was a “zoo” in itself.  They had pets and visitors.  The following were just some of the gang; the family dog, snakes, mice, iguanas, a de-scented skunk, raccoons, rabbits, a dwarf hedgehog, turtles, fish, a chinchilla and a bird named cookie.  Ms. Mora's mother did not share the same passion but she certainly was accepting of it.  Both her and her sister  felt very lucky growing up in the Mora house.  Today her house has only rescue dogs and fish.  

Ms. Mora is close with her sister and mother and sees them often.  They vacation each summer together in Long Beach Island, NJ. 

She pursued teaching after her father passed away in 1996.  Prior to that she was in business/communications. 

Educational Philosophy:  
Ms. Mora has a serious commitment to be the best teacher she can be for each individual she has the opportunity to work with.  She aims to improve student’s attitudes about science and have fun while learning.
Office Hours
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First Tuesday  Morning of each Month

                            7:20-7:50

 PM

 First Thursday Afternoon of each Month 3:00-3:30
With a few changes when days off occur


Tuesday Morning 9/29

 Thursday Afternoon    10/1

   Tuesday Morning         10/6

Tuesday Morning 11/3

    Wednesday Afternoon 11/4

Tuesday Morning 12/1

Tuesday Morning 1/5

Thursday Afternoon 1/7

Tuesday Morning 2/2

Thursday Afternoon 2/4

Tuesday Morning 3/1

Thursday Afternoon 3/3

Tuesday Morning 4/5

Thursday Afternoon 4/7

Tuesday Morning 5/3

Thursday Afternoon 5/5