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My name is Teresa Portalatin. I am married with 5 children and 4 grandchildren. I have been teaching for 23 years in different school districts including in New York and Puerto Rico. This is my fifth year in Belleview Elementary as a first-grade teacher. I strive to teach and watch my students succeed in their learning. As a hobby, I love scrapbooking and reading. My favorite authors for children's books are Dr. Seuss, Lucille Colandro (The old lady who swallowed book series) and James Dean (Pete the Cat). My favorite children's book of all time is Rainbow Fish. My favorite subject is Science, especially natural science and weather.