English, Updates

A new way to connect: Remind!

Dear Nilsen Classroom Parents, I’m excited to share with you a new tool that will further aid in our communication between home and school: Remind. Remind is a free service that allows you to choose how you receive short reminders via text, app, or email. It also allows you to respond right back to me… Continue reading A new way to connect: Remind!

English, Math, Updates

Math Introduction: 4th TWI 2017-2018

Dear 4th TWI families, This year, we will be using the Math Expressions curriculum in both English and Spanish to explore and learn about a variety of mathematical domains.  As 4th grade's TWI instruction follows a 50:50 model, we will be switching our language of instruction for math at the beginning of each big unit.… Continue reading Math Introduction: 4th TWI 2017-2018

Community, English, Updates


Parents, students, and community members –  Welcome to the new online home for Nilsen Classroom where you will find pictures, updates, blogs, schedules, successes, and evidence of learning and laughter all around.  This introductory post is to give you an overview of what you can look forward to in the next few weeks and months… Continue reading Welcome