Welcome to 3rd Grade! 
MRS. GORMLEY

I grew up in Leander, Texas. I went to The University of Texas at Austin and received my Bachelor of Science in Mathematics. I also participated in the UTeach program. 
I have a wonderful husband, Jason, and two amazing children-
Peyton is 10 and Cayda is 8.
We also have 2 crazy Boston Terriers named Tilly & Bootsy,
and a tiny (for now) Sulcata Tortoise named Shelly.

A Few of My Favorite Things:

Favorite Colors: Turquoise, Green, Purple, Glitter...

Favorite Food: Sushi & Chicken Wings

Favorite Drink: Coffee, Chai Tea Lattes, Water

Favorite Movie: Lord of the Rings (all)

Favorite Book: Gone With the Wind

Favorite Restaurants: Torchy’s Tacos, Dos Salsas, & Pluckers

Favorite Sport: College Football-Go Horns!!

Favorite Hobbies: My Sweet Children, Reading, Crafting, Decorating, Creating...


7 Habits of Happy Kids

Habit 1- Be Proactive: Im in charge!

I am responsible for myself.
I take initiative and have a 
can-do” attitude.
I choose how I act, how I feel and what I do.
I do what is right without being asked, even when no one is looking.

Habit 2- Begin with the End in Mind: I have a plan!

I set goals for myself.
I have a plan for how I will accomplish my goals.
I think about what I want to be when I grow up and how I will get there.

Habit 3- Put First Things First: I will do my work first, then play!

I do my work before I play.
I know what my responsibilities are, and I do them based on what is most important. I practice self-control.

Habit 4- Think Win-Win: I believe we can all win!

I want everyone to be a success.
I don’t have to put others down to get what I want.
When there is a conflict, I look for solutions that will make everyone feel good.

Habit 5- Seek First to Understand, Then to be Understood:

I will listen to others before I talk!

I am a good listener.
I try to understand other peoples
’ points of view especially when their opinion is different than mine.
I am comfortable sharing my opinions and ideas.

Habit 6- Synergize: I know that together is better!

I know that everyone is good at something. Everyone needs to get better at something.
I believe that we can all learn something from each other.
I know that working in groups helps to create better ideas than what one person can do alone.