Mrs. Kristen Ward
3rd Grade Math & Science Teacher
Staff

Contact Information: 

662-280-7075

 

Available Hours:

7:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Monday thru Friday 

 

Welcome parents and students to the 2020-2021 school year! I look forward to meeting with you all and seeing your smiling faces very soon! 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Websites for Students: 

https://clever.com/in/desoto

Once you are logged in Click "Realize" on the right side of the screen. 

Under "Assignments", Select Your Class (CC Math Grade 3)

From here you will be able to see the list of Assignments. 


About ME

Education: 

  • BACHELORS DEGREE IN ELEMENTARY EDUCATION FROM UNIVERSITY OF MEMPHIS.
  • MASTER'S DEGREE IN CURRICULUM EDUCATION FROM GRAND CANYON UNIVERSITY.
  • CURRENTLY WORKING ON EDUCATIONAL SPECIALIST DEGREE FROM ARKANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY (GRADUATING C/O 2020) 

 

Experience: 3 1/2 YEARS IN TUNICA COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT--TAUGHT 1ST GRADE FOR 2 1/2 YEARS.TAUGHT 2ND GRADE FOR A YEAR 

 

Bio: Hello Parents, Students, & Staff! My name is Kristen Ward. I am a 3rd grade teacher at HLIS. This is my first year at Horn Lake Intermediate and to Desoto County Schools. #TEAMDCS. I am sooooo excited about being your child's teacher and I can't wait to meet them and have a wonderful year of fun and of course, LEARNING!! (#1 priority!!)I was born and raised in Memphis, Tennessee! I have been teaching for 4 years! I transferred from Tunica County School District, where I taught 1st grade and 2nd grade! That is the only district I taught in when I started my teaching career in 2015!

 

I have a Bachelor's Degree in Education from the University of Memphis,. I have a Master's degree in Curriculum & Instruction from Grand Canyon University and now I am currently enrolled at Arkansas State University to earn my Educational Specialist degree in Principalship! One day I plan to work my way up to be an Administrator! I have a 2-year old daughter named Addyson and I'm expecting my daughter Taylor very soon! Those girls are my heart! I have been married to my wonderful, supportive, and loving husband for almost 3 years, altogether 6 years! 

 


Important Links

 

Think Through Math 

Practice problems that are aligned to Mississippi College & Career Readiness Standards. 

  

IXL 

Great website to practice any Math or Language Arts Skills! 

  

Play games while reinforcing math and reading skills! 

  

Remember that the login information is: 

  

Student login:  msis # 

password:         msis # 

  

prodigy 

  

Click the hyperlink above for additional resources from the MS Department of Education. 

Class Schedule

7:25-7:40            BELLWORK 
 7:40-7:45            MORNING MEETING 

 7:45-8:25         MATH 

 8:25-8:55            EAGLE TIME 

 8:55-9:15             MATH 

 9:15-10:10          ACTIVITY 

 10:10-1050      SCIENCE          

 10:50-11:17        LUNCH       

 11:18-11:35         WRAP UP/PACKUP 

 11:35                     SWITCH CLASSES 

 11:35-11:45         AFTERNOON MEETING/BELLWORK 

 11:45-12:15         MATH 

 12:15-12:45           EAGLE TIME   

 12:45-1:05           RECESS 

 1:05-1:40             MATH 

1:40-2:15             SCIENCE 
 2:15                     PACK UP 

 2:20              CAR RIDERS/WALKERS/YMCA DISMISS 

2:22              BUS RIDERS DISMISS 

 

 

Activity Schedule

A P.E. 

B. LA Lab 

C. Music 

D. Keyboarding 

E. Health & Fitness 

F. Library 

G. Math Lab 

H. Art 

Documents