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    Angela Finch
    ELA Teacher
    Haltom High School
    English IV
    817-547-6226
    Room 324
     
    My Strengths:
    Connectedness.Learner.Input.Responsibility.Discipline
     
    Find assignments and notes on Canvas:

    English IV Canvas

     
    A little about me:
              What seems like a lifetime ago, I was a Richland Rebel; however, today I am ALL BUFF! I have been a proud member of Buff Nation for 13 years! Everyday, I have the privilege of working with the best kids in B.I.S.D. My past and present students, as well as my HHS family, bring me happiness in abundance. I am truly committed to creating the best learning environment possible so that every student who walks through my door has every opportunity to recognize and meet his or her true potential.
    I come to teaching with first-hand experience as a struggling student; many times learning was a real challenge for me; however, with the help of quality educators and quality instruction in the classroom, I went on to graduate with honors in the top 10% of my class at UT Arlington. I firmly believe in the power of perseverance and the power of education. Being an educator is a great privilege and a tremendous responsibility that I never take for granted. 
              When I am not in the classroom or preparing for the classroom, I love to spend time relaxing with friends and family. My favorite seasons are spring and summer because I love to be outdoors in the warm weather. The ideal weekend for me would be spent among friends and family and involve any outdoor body of water: swimming pool, lake, ocean, river, you name it - I'll swim in it. The only thing that could make a day near the water better, would be to top it off enjoying some live music; I will never tire of enjoying live music. I am passionate about music, listening to it - not making it. My musical taste is very eclectic, and a quick view of my iTunes library will confirm that I have an appreciation for everything from indie rock to classical piano and 90's alternative to modern film scores. It's always an interesting moment when a student realizes that I'm a real person who "likes cool music and movies and stuff." 
           But let's be honest, teachers are exhausted after school, and on any given day, I love to unwind by grabbing my earbuds and my dogs, "Harper Lee" and "Tille Mae," and going for a long walk. Anyone who knows me, knows I have heart for animals - and teenagers, and that's why Haltom High School is one of my happy places, my home away from home.
    GO BUFFS! 
     
     
      
    2020~2021 Class Schedule
    • 1st Conference (7:30 - 8:15)
    • 2nd English IV
    • 3rd English IV
    • 4th English IV
    • 5th English IV
    • 6th English IV
    • 7th English IV
     
    Tutorial Schedule
    • Monday: By Appt
    • Tuesday: 7:30 - 8:00, Buff Time by Appt., 2:50-3:15
    • Wednesday: Buff Time by Appt., 2:50-3:15
    • Thursday: 7:30 - 8:00, Buff Time by Appt., 2:50-3:15
    • Friday: By Appt. 
     
     
Last Modified on August 25, 2020