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Mrs. Susan Benedict


Welcome to Team 5A. I am the Content teacher for Team 5A. That means that I teach Science and Social Studies. When you are looking for assignments and information about Science and Social Studies, refer to the Week at a Glance that the team sends weekly. Also, you can refer to your child's Agenda Book for all homework. My e-mail is

I earned my undergraduate degree from The University of Maryland, College Park, in Elementary Education and my Master's Degree from Loyola College in Elementary Science Education. 

My husband and I live in Kent on "our" lake. Our wonderful family is large with many children and grandchildren. In my down time, I enjoy hiking, kayaking and canoeing, SCUBA diving, creating stained glass and fused glass pieces, and just hanging out on/in the lake with family, friends, and our puppy Cassie.