Welcome to my class webpage! I am Messina Barigala, teaching the eighth-grade mathematics. I have been in the teaching career for 22 years.I graduated from a very prestigious university with Bachelors in Education, Mathematics and Physical Science as my majors. Also, I have Masters degree in Curriculum and instruction from the American College of Education. I taught Math and Physical science for middle grades in India for nine years. I absolutely enjoyed teaching middle-grade students. When I moved to the US, I had an opportunity to teach all three-grade levels sixth, seventh and eighth-grade mathematics. Over the years I developed immense and creative teaching techniques in all areas of middle school math and this expertise help and facilitate my students to master the skills in multiple ways.