Second Grade

Second Grade Blog

May7, 2018
by Heather Tetzlaff

Math Review with Chalk

Second graders did their math review (addition and subtraction with and without regrouping) outside with chalk today. Students and myself wrote problems and then we raced to each others to solve them.

May4, 2018
by Heather Tetzlaff

Interest Fair

On Friday May 4th we had an Assumption B.V.M. School Fair. Students had to create a poster or presentation that taught others about their interest. Some of the second grade interests were gymnastics,

April25, 2018
by Heather Tetzlaff

Learning All About Balancing

Second Graders have been learning about balancing and weighing things. Today we worked on balancing paper animals using straws. Students had to do different tasks (walking, standing on one foot, movin

April18, 2018
by Anne Mead

Learning About the States

Each student in Mrs. Tetzlaff’s second grade class chose a state and researched facts about it. Click on the link to see the students, find out which state they chose, and their facts. Grade 2 – State

April11, 2018
by Heather Tetzlaff


Second graders joined fifth graders today for a little morning fishing! First students had 10 minutes to make a fishing line out of some materials provided, they could use anything they wanted and fol

April10, 2018
by Heather Tetzlaff

Second Graders Made Pan Balances!

Today second graders made their own pan balances to experiment with the “mass” of objects. Students were hypothesizing what item would have more mass and then they would put them in the pan balance to

March22, 2018
by Brooke Gonnering

Fairy Tales!

The Silver Knights reading group came to read us different fairy tales they had been studying.

March10, 2018
by Heather Tetzlaff

Prayer Walk

We went on a prayer walk to pray for those affected by violence around the world. It is important to remember that we are very lucky to live where we live. Students all had a chance to pray for someon

February15, 2018
by Heather Tetzlaff

Ukulele in Music Class

Second Graders have been practicing the ukulele in music class! They have been working on learning cords and playing along with well known songs! Thank you Mrs. Ludtke for helping these students learn

February15, 2018
by Heather Tetzlaff

Reviewing Insect Body Parts and Life Cycles!

For the past month we have been learning about insects while having Bess Beetles and Roly Polys in our classrooms. We have learned about their body parts and life cycles. Today we applied our knowledg