Welcome to First Grade! I am excited to make the move to first grade this year. We will be camping out in room 101 and learning new and exciting things! Here are a few things to know about me before your child starts the school year:
Mrs. Jennifer Hynes
Birthday: July 11th
Hometown: Evergreen Park, but born and raised in St. Louis till I was 14.
Family: My husband, Patrick and our three kids, Henry, Gabriella, and Matthew.
Hobbies: Reading, running, swimming, dancing and hanging with my family.
Favorite Animated Movies: Megamind, Beauty and the Beast, Finding Nemo, Monsters Inc., Meet the Robinsons and Up
Favorite Cartoon Characters: Dory, Megamind, Mike Wazowski and Rapunzel
Favorite Color: Green, it's the color of hope
Favorite Holiday: Easter
Favorite Season: Summer
Favorite Candy: Dark Chocolate
Favorite Authors: Mo Willems and J.K Rowling
Favorite Books: The Giving Tree, The Elephant and Piggy Books and all Harry Potter
Favorite Sports Teams: The Cardinals and all Chicago Teams (Except when the Cards play the Cubs)
Favorite Places to Travel: Anywhere with my family
I use email and texting for communication to parents. If you want to contact me, you can email me at
firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also check out what we do in the classroom on Twitter and the school at #todayatck.