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English with Mrs. Saunders

Welcome to Mrs. Saunders' 8th Grade English Class
My hope still is to leave the world a bit better than when I got here. - Jim Henson
Amber Chattée Saunders teaches 8th grade English and 8th grade Pre-AP English at Sparkman Middle School. She also coaches basketball cheer, having been an 8th grade cheerleader herself at Madison Cross Roads School. Mrs. Saunders grew up here in Toney, AL, graduated from Sparkman High School, and was fortunate enough to have the opportunity to return and teach in her own community. In May of 2016, Mrs. Saunders earned a BA in English Language Arts from Athens State University. Mrs. Saunders is a published author, which includes several articles (including a cover story) for Old Huntsville Magazine. She has dabbled in acting, receiving a Wings Award nomination for her work in community theater with her portrayal of Popeye Jackson in Beth Henley's The Miss Firecracker Contest. Mrs. Saunders currently resides in Hazel Green, AL with her sweet husband, James, and their precious son, Levi. Mrs. Saunders continues to write and act in her spare time.