Second Grade — Mrs. Nelsen


Here's  a peek at our upcoming week:



10A: The sun stands still

10B: The Israelites turn away from God

CCF: Week 2: The Ten Commandments

Memory: Matthew 22:37 & Isaiah 41:40


Mini Lessons: 

  • Readers reread to notice pages that go together

  • Readers learn about their characters

  • Readers learn more about their characters by looking at their relationships


Mini Lessons: 

  • Drafting an Autobiography

English: Declarative and Interrogative Sentences


  • Counting dimes and pennies

  • Writing addition and subtraction fact families

  • Drawing a picture to solve a problem and looking for a pattern.

Social Studies: 


Clean Club

Unit Review and Test


Mixed Media All about me collage

  • See handout with letter and instructions that was sent home in your child's G.O. binder

Word Work/ Spelling:

Lesson 2: Revisiting Silent E

 Veggies & Ice Cream Drive-In -   It's Veggies & Ice Cream . . . with a twist! Saturday, September 26th beginning at 6:30pm we will be hosting the Veggies & Ice Cream event your kids love as a drive-in. Pack your family in the car, bring blankets and chairs, and head to St. Paul's lower parking lot for a movie under the stars on the big screen! We'll be watching a classic Veggie Tales movie, having a fun sing-a-long, and of course ending the evening with a make it yourself ice cream sundae. Don't miss the FUN, time to connect with friends, and maybe a few surprises. If you are planning to attend please sign up at


For MORE great activities and events for children and families (Bible Bedtime Stories, Daily Devotions for Families, upcoming events, and MORE) check out the Families in God (FiG) page on our website, or contact Kim Butz


Classroom Information : 

- Please use this link to sign up for Class Dojo - This will allow you to see the points your child has earned each day

- Snack -Please send a healthy snack with your child each day.  Water bottles are also allowed throughout the day.   

- MAP Test- Our class will be taking the MAP test on Thursday Sept. 24th ( Math). 

- Scholastic Book Orders are due by Monday please place your orders online.


Important Dates: 


24th Th- Math MAP Test


8-9 Th-Fr K-8 Parent/Teacher Conferences

9 Fri 1/2 Day of School Noon Dismissal