Debbra Smith

About Me

...Deb Smith is starting her 13th year as a teacher.  She holds a B.S. in Human Development with an emphasis in Education from the University of Utah, as well as a Master’s degree in Curriculum and Instruction in Science from the University of Massachusetts.  She has an English as a Second Language Endorsement, a Certification in the Flipped Classroom Instruction, and a Certification in Flipped Classroom Training. She uses technology in her classroom, with 1:1 iPads for classroom use. She works hard to differentiate learning for all of her students, and strongly believes that every student counts.

Previous to being a teacher, Deb spent 21 years in Marketing with her last position at Adobe Systems Inc, in San Jose, CA.  She absolutely loves being a teacher.  Deb, her husband, and their two dogs live in Salt Lake City. Together they love to spend time with their “exchange son” Ben, as well as travel, ride mountain bikes, hike, and snow ski.


  • Composition notebook/journal
  • Lots of pencils
  • Pack of colored pencils
  • Enthusiasm to learn
  • Science folder will be provided

TO VIEW Mrs. Smith’s 8th Grade Science Website go to:

TO VIEW Mrs. Smith’s 7th Grade Science Website go to:

My disclosure will be translated into Gujarati, Karen, Nepali, Spanish, Somali, Tigrigan, Tongan, and Vietnamese.  All translations can be found on my classroom websites (see above) on the Disclosures page of each site.

Disclosure Documents

Title File
7th Grade and 8th Grade Integrated Science English
8th Grade Science Karen / Korean / English / English / Vietnamese / Spanish / Somali / Tongan / English / English

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