• Teacher: Heidi Thompson-Abell
  • Subject: Science Teacher
  • School: Squires Elementary School

Teacher Bio - Heidi Thompson-Abell encourages fourth graders at her school to take an interest in science as they find it applicable in their lives. Students learn about and care for various animals in the classroom, from a bearded dragon to a rabbit to recently hatched chicks. While learning about life cycles, the students raise mealworms as they turn into beetles. Thompson-Abell fosters students' enthusiasm about science through their hands-on experiences.