About Mr. Barnett

Hello and welcome to my classroom web page.

 

My name is James Barnett and I've been an educator since 2006.  I'm a 6th grade teacher at Endeavor Middle School in Moses Lake, Washington and I love my job.  Instead of writing a narrative, I'll list the key items most people want to know right off the bat. 

 

Family:

I'm happily married and a proud father

 

Favorite Activities:

Spending time with family (As much as possible), teaching, sports, fitness, playing video games (I rarely do, but I love it when I get the chance), keeping up on current events (I'm a news junkie)

 

Education:

Master in Teaching,  BA in History, Network Engineering, A.A. degree

 

Interesting Facts:

Teaching is my dream job

I'm a history geek

My favorite hockey team is the St. Louis Blues

I was a middle school football coach

I love technology in the classroom

Classic Rock is my favorite music genre

We listen to classical music in my classroom

Geocaching is really cool!

Pink Floyd is my favorite music band

I've been on three continents

I did a tandem skydive from 10,000 feet (words can't describe how awesome)

 

Things I Want To Do:

Participate in a “Sprint Triathlon”

Learn to ski (so I can take my family....if they want to)

Climb Everest (never happen)

Go to the bottom of the ocean (6.7 miles....never happen.  Only three people have ever done this.)

Give my students a wonderful and meaningful learning experience in my classroom

Visit Antarctica (Probably never happen)

Go on an adventure tour (Down the Colorado River, Yosemite, Yellowstone, etc.)

Create an outdoor educational institute integrating nature, science, math, technology, teaching and learning for all K-12 kids in Washington......Bill Gates, Paul Allen, Oprah, Richard Branson, Bear Grylls, Les Stroud, etc., if you read this, please give me a call. :-) ....No, Seriously

(509) 766-2667 ext. 2011