Welcome to Fourth Grade
Our fantastic 4th grade team includes: Mr. Carlson,
Mr. Hietala, Ms. Nelson, and Mrs. Friestad.
We are departmentalizing by reading/writing/health,
and math/social studies/science.
Otter Tag Criteria:
Principal Tag: Students have many ways to earn this tag. Some examples are…Act of Kindness, something above & beyond, Otter Pride in building or with others, display of leadership, honesty, work habits, respect, citizenship, compassion, integrity, cooperation….. (they will also get the principal card with this tag.)
Math All-Star: Students who earn an A- 90% or higher
Reading All-Star: Students who earn an A- 90% or higher
Responsibility: Students who take it upon themselves to follow daily classroom expectations. Teacher discretion along with “Missing Assignment” Binder will be taken into consideration.
BUG: (2nd and 3rd Trimester) Students who raise academic letter grade by at least 5% or significant improvement in Behavior grades.
Stop Light: Students who have demonstrated appropriate behavior throughout the trimester.
Parent Guide to Language Arts (1 page handout)