Nita Baumann

Kindergarten

Email:
Nita_Baumann@dpsk12.org

Department(s):
Kindergarten

Where did you grow up?
Longmont, Colorado

What college did you attend?
UNC in Greeley

Why did you choose to become a teacher?
I get to read books, do art projects, play, teach kids to read – it’s the best job ever!

What is your favorite book or author?
I LOVE books! I’ll read almost anything.

Do you have a favorite sports team?
The playoffs / championship of any sports. My boys play lacrosse, so I love that.

What is your favorite sound?
Quiet Sunday mornings.

What is your favorite season?
Summer

Do you have any hidden talents?
No – My biggest fear is a talent show!

What is something that didn’t come easy for your or you struggle at?
Public speaking – (although I can talk to five-year-olds all day long.)

What is your favorite vacation destination?
The Beach

What would your students say is your favorite thing to say to them?
“Let’s be careful, kind and calm.”

Who is your hero?
My Mama.

Who was your favorite teacher growing up?
My second grade teacher, Mrs. Jackson and my fifth grade teacher Mr. Stout (who is very tall and skinny!)

What do you love about Bill Roberts?
I love our school. It is a happy place to work and learn.