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Texting: Shades of Meaning
Texting: Shades of Meaning
Game
Texting: Shades of Meaning
Happy, thrilled, delighted! In this shades of meaning game, kids identify common synonyms that are grouped together.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Game
What is an Election?
What is an Election?
Worksheet
What is an Election?
This civics and government worksheet helps second and third graders learn facts about elections and practice identifying key vocabulary terms.
2nd grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Make a Summary: Butterflies
Make a Summary: Butterflies
Worksheet
Make a Summary: Butterflies
Your students will work together to find new vocabulary words and create a short summary of a nonfiction text related to the butterfly life cycle. Use this worksheet as an introduction to the Create a Nonfiction Text Summary lesson plan.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Learning About Maps!
Learning About Maps!
Worksheet
Learning About Maps!
Use this fun and interesting worksheets about maps to help your students use sentence level context clues, examples, and logic to decode text and become more fluent in reading informational text.
2nd grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Natural Resources for Kids
Natural Resources for Kids
Workbook
Natural Resources for Kids
Count on this vocabulary-focused resource as the go-to workbook all about natural resources! Write, research and get a breakdown of the world around by the natural resources we need and use.
2nd grade
Social studies
Workbook
Starfish Text Features
Starfish Text Features
Worksheet
Starfish Text Features
Your students will demonstrate their understanding of nonfiction text features, such as caption, diagram, and heading, with this helpful vocabulary worksheet.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Vocabulary Flash Cards
Vocabulary Flash Cards
Lesson Plan
Vocabulary Flash Cards
Making flash cards is something done by students of all ages. Help your kids develop good study habits with this lesson plan, which will teach them how to use flash cards and a dictionary to learn new vocabulary.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Keywords in an Election
Keywords in an Election
Worksheet
Keywords in an Election
In this social studies worksheet, learners will read a short paragraph about elections and then complete a crossword puzzle using vocabulary from the text.
2nd grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Magnificent Bears!
Magnificent Bears!
Worksheet
Magnificent Bears!
Use this activity to reinforce using sentence level context clues to decode challenging words in a nonfiction text!
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Guide Words Sort
Guide Words Sort
Worksheet
Guide Words Sort
Kids will sharpen their dictionary skills with this challenging guide words sort. By sorting a group of words into their correct dictionary locations, young readers will gain confidence and dexterity in their reading and vocabulary abilities.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Fact or Opinion: Howler Monkeys
Fact or Opinion: Howler Monkeys
Worksheet
Fact or Opinion: Howler Monkeys
Your students will use this two-sided worksheet to practice distinguishing between facts and opinions. As they do, they’ll have fun learning about howler monkeys!
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Sight Word Sentences
Sight Word Sentences
Worksheet
Sight Word Sentences
Use the sight words to compose four different sentences.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Vocabulary Think & Seek
Vocabulary Think & Seek
Worksheet
Vocabulary Think & Seek
Give your young readers some practice using context clues and dictionaries to expand their vocabulary with this reading activity. As students read, they will consider the meaning of tricky words, then write down their definitions using a dictionary.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
A Chicken's Life Cycle
A Chicken's Life Cycle
Worksheet
A Chicken's Life Cycle
This short nonfiction text will provide students with an opportunity to become more comfortable with identifying and defining academic vocabulary words—and they'll have fun learning all about the life cycle of a chicken in the process!
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Glossary: Multiple-Meaning Words
Glossary: Multiple-Meaning Words
Worksheet
Glossary: Multiple-Meaning Words
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson Plan: Multiple-Meaning Words.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Who is Angela Davis?
Who is Angela Davis?
Worksheet
Who is Angela Davis?
Use this reading and writing worksheet to teach first and second grade students about Angela Davis and her life as an activist, writer, and scholar.
2nd grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Glossary: Using a Dictionary to Clarify the Meaning of Unknown Words
Glossary: Using a Dictionary to Clarify the Meaning of Unknown Words
Worksheet
Glossary: Using a Dictionary to Clarify the Meaning of Unknown Words
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson Plan: Using a Dictionary to Clarify the Meaning of Unknown Words.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Graphic Organizer Template: Web of Words
Graphic Organizer Template: Web of Words
Worksheet
Graphic Organizer Template: Web of Words
As students read nonfiction books, have them think which important words teach about the main topic. At the end of this activity, students will have made a web of vocabulary words!
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Glossary: Using Sentence Level Context to Decode Text
Glossary: Using Sentence Level Context to Decode Text
Worksheet
Glossary: Using Sentence Level Context to Decode Text
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson Plan: Using Sentence Level Context to Decode Text.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Frederick Douglass's Words
Frederick Douglass's Words
Lesson Plan
Frederick Douglass's Words
Use this lesson to teach your students about Frederick Douglass and the impact that words had on his life. First, they will read a picture book that shares facts and beautiful illustrations to teach about his life. Then, they'll complete a graphic organizer with peers to record important details and events in his life. Students will then demonstrate understanding by creating a poster with images and key words that stand out when they think about Frederick Douglass.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Vocabulary Partner Talk
Vocabulary Partner Talk
Worksheet
Vocabulary Partner Talk
Kids will practice listening and speaking skills in this interactive vocabulary activity. Students will pair up and take turns responding to questions about difficult words they've encountered and what they learned by using context clues and a dictionary.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Digging Deep into Purpose and Vocabulary
Digging Deep into Purpose and Vocabulary
Worksheet
Digging Deep into Purpose and Vocabulary
This reading worksheet highlights important vocabulary words and the main purpose of a text.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Using Sentence Level Context to Decode Text
Vocabulary Cards: Using Sentence Level Context to Decode Text
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Using Sentence Level Context to Decode Text
Use these vocabulary cards with the EL Support Lesson Plan: Using Sentence Level Context to Decode Text.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Unknown Words
Vocabulary Cards: Unknown Words
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Unknown Words
Use these vocabulary cards with the EL Support Lesson: Unknown Words.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Glossary: Unknown Words
Glossary: Unknown Words
Worksheet
Glossary: Unknown Words
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson: Unknown Words.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet