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    Fourth Grade








    Welcome to 4th Grade!

    Teacher: Mrs. Besterci


    Class Special Schedule

    Monday:  Spanish

    Tuesday: Music, Library

    Wednesday:  Spanish,  

    Thursday: Art , Health (Trimester 1)

    Friday: Gym


    Grading Policy 1st Trimester 


    Reading Lang. Arts  Science Soc. Studies Religion
    Vocab-20% Tests- 50% Tests- 50% Tests-50% Tests-60%

    Spelling -20%


    Writing -20 %

    Quizzes-30% Quizzes-30% Projects- 40%

    Guided Reading-20%

    Reading Comp.-40%


      Projects- 20% Projects- 20%  



    Welcome Back !!! 


    I am looking forward to a great year!!! I have very exciting things planned and I am looking forward to meeting all of you on Back to school night!!!!



    Weekly Schedule 

     Sept. Sept.16th- Sept.20th


    Tues.-Scholastic Book Order Due 

    Wed- Lang. Arts Quiz- Types of Sentneces   

    Thurs. -

    Fri-  Reading Test

    Spelling Test

    Math Quiz - Chap. 1 Lesson 1-4  


    Upcoming Dates :  

    9/10- Back to School Mass 8:30 Am 

    9/15- Back to School BBQ 3pm 

    9/18- Back to School Night- 7pm 




    Please return the yellow communication folder each day.   


    Please remeber to sign and return the family folder each week.  


    If you need to contact me, please email me mbesterci@academy    or