My name is Shauna Favry. I am so pleased to be joining the Ecole Barrie Wilson School family. I'm really looking forward to being back in a Grade 5 classroom.
I was born in Edmonton and moved to Sydney, Australia, with my family when I was in Kindergarten. We returned to Canada at the end of my Grade 6 year and I'm still planning my return trip to the land down under :-)
I love spending time on Red Deer's beautiful trail system and I get out to the mountains and to the seaside whenever I can. I'm an avid reader who loves historical fiction, an aspiring potter (who doesn't see why a cup needs a handle anyways!), and a determined Alberta gardener. I have 3 really great kids - one living on Vancouver Island, one living in Calgary, and Aerin, the youngest, who still lives at home and is heading to Lindsay Thurber for Grade 10. Our old chocolate Lab, Miss Daisy, is always ready for another walk, or for a game of Frisbee.
The French language is very near to my heart. I love reading French novels, listening to French music, watching French movies, and eating French pastries. I hope my love of the French language and culture will rub off on my new students - perhaps a croissant, or two, may help some ...