Author Archives: Laura Gesner

About Laura Gesner

Hi there! :) My name is Laura Gesner. My classroom environment is a balance of serious and silly. I believe that there is a time to learn and a time to have fun, and it is my job to find the right mixture of both. I encourage you to participate in the adventure that is second grade!

End of the Year

To my students: Saying goodbye is hard, I will miss everyone over the summer. I am intending to improve my knowledge and skills over the summer and am hopeful that you will as well. Please read a lot and do … Continue reading

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Updates!

April vacation is here! There is much to do in these upcoming weeks. We are turning in our Dinosaur dioramas, as well as turning in permission slips for our annual field trip! We are very excited to share our dioramas … Continue reading

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Mad Science

We have begun our Mad Science unit at school. The students have been enthusiastically engaging in a series of experiments that focus on the scientific method and practicing safety in science. So far, we have been learning about oxidation through … Continue reading

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Disguising A Turkey!

Keep an eye out for the next take-home project! Families will be working together with the student to disguise Tommy or Tina the turkey! The students seem excited to complete and work on this project. I am looking forward to … Continue reading

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