1st Grade



Bridget Stephenson – 1st Grade

Favorite Food?


Favorite Sound?

Live music

Favorite thing to do in your spare time?

Dancing to the beat of my own drum (also known as wiggling), Music, Concerts, Snowboarding, Food, Photography, Hiking, Running, Hanging out with friends, Yoga, Art, Redecorating my house, Road trips, Traveling, Car dancing, Hanging out with my family, Collecting pens and attempting to use them as currency in drive-thrus


My Dog, McGee

How many years teaching?

I have been teaching for 9 years. I taught fifth grade for one year, third grade for three years, and this will be my fifth year in first grade.

Alma Mater?

I graduated from the University of Northern Colorado in 2005 with a degree in Interdisciplinary Studies Liberal Arts with an Ethnic and Gender Studies emphasis and a K-6 Elementary Education teaching certification.


Lincoln, Nebraska

What’s on your ipod?

A little of everything! Blues, Bluegrass, Funk, Classic Rock, 90’s Pop, Soul, Reggae, Jam Bands, and Hip-hop…

Favorite sport to watch or play and why?

I love watching all sports but I am a huge football fan! I love the Nebraska Cornhuskers and the Broncos! I enjoy participating in snowboarding, running, hiking, biking, snowshoeing, kickball and softball.

Hidden talent?

I can tie a pair of shoes with my toes… Someone else’s that is, of course I can’t tie shoes with my toes when I am wearing shoes!



Chelsi Vecchairelli – 1st Grade