Fourth Grade

Mr. Justin Hansen

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Teacher - Grade 4

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Mr. Hansen graduated from Martin Luther College in 2007 with a Bachelor of Science in Education degree. He began his ministry at St. John’s Lutheran School in Red Wing where he taught grades 3-5 and was Athletic Director for 6 years. He then accepted the call in 2016 to Good Shepherd where he has taught grades 3-6. He currently teaches departmentalized 3rd to 6th grade, with a homeroom of 4th-5th grade. He also coaches one of the boys' basketball teams. Mr. Hansen is married to Rachel (who also teaches at Good Shepherd), and they have three children all of whom attend Good Shepherd.

4th Grade Highlights

  • Beginning of the school year Pool Party
  • Field trip to the River Walk
  • Monthly Buddy reading with the Kindergarten classrooms
  • Field trip to Buck Hill--snow tubing

Teaching Philosophy
Mr. Hansen likes to make learning fun because he believes that students learn best through collaboration and hands-on activities. He enjoys teaching God’s Word to the students in a Christ-centered school, and he believes each student has the ability to be successful.