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Subjects Taught
Science, Social Studies

  • Bachelor's Degree in Early Childhood and Elementary Education
  • Graduate of Ayers State Technical Collge (Licensed Practical Nurse)



      I have been employed with Oxford School System for 22 years. I have taught a second grade, fourth grade, fifth grade and I am now teaching sixth grade. 


      My name is Melynda Dear Martin. I was born and raised in Anniston. My parents are Former Mayor Claude F. Dear and Frances Howard Dear. I have 2 sisters. Family has always been a very important part of my life. I am blessed with 1  daughter  she is Britni Kyle Martin. She has been employed at Regional Medical Center for eight years. I have many hobbies. My main hobby is spending time with my family and friends. My other hobbies are reading and doing crafts. I am active in church activities. One of my passions is my dogs. I have four dogs. My dogs are Prince Barkley, Princess Mia, Claudia, and Mo.

     My favorite subjects are Science and Social Studies. I enjoy teaching the history of our precious country. I also love exploring Earth Science with my 6th grade students.