Second Grade — Mrs. Nelsen


Here's A Peek at Our Week: 


11 A: Mary Shows her Love for Jesus

11 B: Jesus Rides into Jerusalem

Memory: Luther's Morning Prayer


Mini Lessons: Unit 3: Bigger Books Mean Amping Up Reading Power

  • Recognizing Literary Language

  • Understanding Comparisons

  • Noticing When Authors Play with Words

  • Reading as a Writer- Focusing on Special Language


Mini Lessons:

Checking in on the Progress of Our Goals and Updating

Conventions:  Pronouns


  • Lesson 106

    • Identifying Activities that Take One Hour, One Minute, and One Second. Telling and Showing Time to the Minute

  • Lesson 107

    • Counting Quarters, Dimes, Nickels, and Pennies & Showing Money Amounts Using Quarters, Dimes, Nickels, and Pennies

  • Lesson 108

    • Identifying Parallel Lines and Line Segments

  • Lesson 109

    • Adding Three-Digit Numbers and Money Amounts & Estimating Sums

Social Studies

Pioneers- A Westward Expansion Unit:  Moving West


Lenten Art

Word Work/ Spelling:

Spelling: Pre-fixes un,re,pre, dis

Word Work: Consonant Patterns: Kn, wr, gn, mb

Classroom Information :

  • Memory Assignment 1 is due by Tuesday Memory Assignment 2 is due by Friday

  • Reading log is due on Monday. Please check your child's log and sign it.

  • GRAFTON SUMMER SCHOOL is registering SOON!

  • Check out the great learning opportunities you have for the summer!  Registration begins March 31st. You need to pre-register by Friday, March 29th.


  Important Dates:


  • 5 Fri Family Day 11am Dismissal

  • 8 Mon Parent/Teacher Conferences (12:30-6pm)

  • 1/2 Day of School Noon Dismissal

  • 11 Thu Panther Parent Meeting 6:30 pm

  • 15-22 Mon-Mon Easter Vacation - NO SCHOOL

  • 23 Tue Classes Resume


  • 2 Thur Literacy Night