Val Marbury

3rd Grade

Email:
Valerie_Marbury@dpsk12.org

Department(s):
3rd Grade

Where did you grow up?
Seattle, Washington

What college did you attend?
I completed my undergraduate degree at University of Northern Colorado and my Masters degree at Colorado Christian University

Why did you choose to become a teacher?
To inspire a love of learning.

What is your favorite book or author?
Harry Potter by J.K. Rowling (all of them!)

Do you have a favorite sports team?
Broncos

What is your favorite food?
Italian and Mexican

What is your favorite sound?
Quiet rainfall

What is your favorite season?
Fall

Do you have any pets?
2 cats, 1 granddad, 1 grandcat

Do you have any hidden talents?
puzzles – very musical

What is something that didn’t come easy for your or you struggle at?
Speaking in front of groups of adults

What is your favorite vacation destination?
Italy – to visit my son.

What would your students say is your favorite thing to say to them?
“Of course you can!”

Who is your hero?
My parents.

Who was your favorite teacher growing up? why?
Mrs. Bickford – She was differentiation queen in the 60’s.

What do you love about Bill Roberts?
Staff, Parents, KIDS!!!