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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, Computer 


    Grading Policy ( 3rd Trimester) 


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

    Spelling -10%


    Writing -10 %

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

    Guided Reading-20%

    Reading Comp.-30%

    Final Exam- 20% 



    Final Exam-20% Projects- 20% Projects- 20%  



    ​​May is Here!!!

    My busy little bees are working very hard! We are finishing up our class novel, and are having fun working in our guided reading groups.  We have traveled to the Mid-West region and will dicuss Henry Ford and his assembly line.  


    May Birthdays 

    5/13- Noah Kervel 

    5/20- Mia Ford 


    Summer Birthdays

    Arisma -8/1

    Nicholas Fasano- 8/30




    Weekly Schedule 

    ​June 3rd - June 7th

    Mon- Math Exam

    Tues.-Reading Exam 

    Wed- Lang. Arts Exam 

    Thurs. Ice Cream Trip 









    Click here to visit our class website

    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