Second Grade — Mrs. Nelsen


Here's a Peek at our Week: 



12 A:  Daniel in the Lions' Den

12 B: Queen Esther


Mini Lessons: Unit 2:

  • NonFiction Readers Notice, Learn, and Question

  • Nonfiction Readers Ask, "What is this book teaching me?"

  • Nonfiction Readers Ask " How does this Book Go?"


Mini Lessons: Non-Fiction Writing

  • Planning to write Non-Fiction

  • Writing a Strong Introduction


  • Lesson 84

    • Writing a Number in Expanded Form

  • Lesson 85

    • Subtracting 5 Facts & Covering Designs with Tangram Pieces

  • Lesson 86

    • Writing Money Amounts using dollar signs and cent symbols

  • Lesson 87

    • Subtracting two-digits numbers using dimes and pennies


All About Animals

Lesson 5: Fossils


Dinosaur Silhouette

Word Work/ Spelling:

Comparative Endings -er, -est

Classroom Information :

  • Please sign your child's reading log.

  • Remember to send hats and gloves for outside recess.

Four eighth graders, who have been selected to participate in the L.E.A.D. organization, have created a service project. Our service project focuses on delicious ice-cream sundaes which supports the Ozaukee County K9 Unit. To participate in this event, purchase a ticket for a minimum donation of $1.00 before school on January 25, 28, and 29 by the trophy case in the South Wing. Once you have purchased a ticket, bring it to lunch on January 31 to receive your ice cream sundae! All donations directly support the Ozaukee County K9 Unit. (You can find more information about this organization on this link). Thank you for your support!


Save the Date!!  The 9th Annual St. Paul Trivia Night is Saturday, February 16. Start gathering your teams of up to (8) people. Registration forms will be available in January.


Important Dates:


Jan. 21: Open House (Invite Friends & Neighbors to see all of the GREAT Opportunities at St. Paul) 9 am-7 pm

Jan 28th- Feb 1st- National Lutheran Schools Week

Jan 31st & Feb 1st- Parent Teacher Conferences

Feb 1st- Noon Dismissal 

Feb. 16th: Trivia Night