Welcome to 7th Grade Language Arts with Ms. Bestawrose!

    Click here for the first day letter to the parents:2018-2019 First Day Letter
    About your teacher: 
    This year will be Ms. Bestawrose's tenth year teaching with experience in both middle and high school English. She graduated with honors from Marymount University in 2008 with a BA in English. In 2012, Ms. Bestawrose graduated from George Mason University with an MFA in creative writing, where she concentrated in fiction. Prior to graduating from Mason, Ms. Bestawrose received honorable mention in the Dan Rudy Fiction Award for her short story "Going to the Cinema." She currently holds a Postgraduate Virginia License in Secondary Education with an endorsement in English.
    In her free time, Ms. Bestawrose reads avidly, writes constantly, and sketches therapeutically. She loves to travel and has visited many places including Egypt, Israel, Zambia, and the Congo. 
    Ms. Bestawrose hopes to inspire and teach her students to become better readers and find his or her individual voice in their writing.  
    Feel free to email me at Natalie.Bestawrose@lcps.org