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4 Low-Prep Money Games

Not only is this year my first year working full-time in an elementary school; it is also my first time teaching math.  I quickly learned that using money is a huge concept for elementary math – especially in second grade. 397 more words

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Fluency Practice through Readers Theater

Our current reading unit places a large emphasis on fluency!

Due to Spirit Week, we were a little ahead of the other 2 second grade classes so our class spent two days doing plays via Readers Theater to practice our fluency. 53 more words

Gung Hay Fat Choy!

Last week, the second graders went to Chef Chao in Moraga to celebrate Chinese New Year.

Great food and great conversation. It was a wonderful experience enjoyed by all. 32 more words

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Black History Month Research

Please find the historical figure YOU are studying.

Martin Luther King, Jr. :


Facts for kids

George Washington Carver:


Mr. Nussbaum


WatchKnowLearn… 35 more words


Star Talent in First and Second Grades

On Valentine’s Day English class first and second graders borrowed a tried and true tradition from Ms. Anu and the third graders. Together they held their very first Star Talent Show. 144 more words

Education In Pori, Finland

Second Graders go to the UC Berkeley Museum of Paleontology by Ms. Trowbridge's class

On Thursday we traveled to the UC Berkeley Museum of Paleontology for a field trip and had the opportunity to see many dinosaur fossils. We were shown some special fossils that the docents allowed us to touch and we even got to dig for fossil remnants!  373 more words


Creating beetles with glue, acrylic paint, and chalk.

Beetles are beautiful. Such brilliant iridescent colors, so many varieties.  You can spend a lot of time drawing different kinds, and even more using different mediums to capture their beauty.   522 more words

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