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Word Search for Kids: Under the Sea
Word Search for Kids: Under the Sea
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Word Search for Kids: Under the Sea
Find all of the words relating to the sea in the word search, circle them, and make sure to cross them off the list.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Compound Charades
Compound Charades
Lesson Plan
Compound Charades
This lesson includes a bunch of activities to help students learn about compound words. Your second-graders will love guessing and illustrating compound words in this colorful lesson plan!
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Abbreviation Match-Up
Abbreviation Match-Up
Worksheet
Abbreviation Match-Up
Give your students practice matching up abbreviations with their corresponding words! With this worksheet, your young readers will have fun figuring out the abbreviated versions of words like April and President.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Sentence Menu
Sentence Menu
Lesson Plan
Sentence Menu
We write sentences to tell thoughts, but what happens when we add some parameters? In this lesson, students dissect the words they find in sentences then follow directions to create their own wacky sentences.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Black Revolutionaries: Malcolm X
Black Revolutionaries: Malcolm X
Lesson Plan
Black Revolutionaries: Malcolm X
This lesson teaches kids all about Malcolm X and how his childhood influenced him to become one of America's most well known, controversial, and revolutionary figures. First kids will listen to a read-aloud authored by Malcolm X's daughter, Ilyasah Shabazz, and then they will write an informative paragraph.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Formative Assessment: Speaking and Listening
Formative Assessment: Speaking and Listening
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Formative Assessment: Speaking and Listening
Use this worksheet to evaluate peer conversations when students are participating in collaborative conversations.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Compound Words Game
Compound Words Game
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Compound Words Game
Give your second grader some valuable practice with compound words. Formed from the words on the balloons, she'll write new words in the blank spaces.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Basketball Word Search
Basketball Word Search
Worksheet
Basketball Word Search
If your child would rather be on the court than in the classroom, get him pumped about vocabulary with this basketball-themed word search.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Get the Picture? Take a Shot at Idioms
Get the Picture? Take a Shot at Idioms
Lesson Plan
Get the Picture? Take a Shot at Idioms
Use a short story that can be told entirely in idioms and students will get the picture! Students match story strip text to idioms in this interactive exercise that includes a matching worksheet assessment.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Wacky Sentences
Wacky Sentences
Worksheet
Wacky Sentences
Let's get wacky with our sentences! This worksheet challenges students to follow certain rules to create sentences while learning about different types of words, such as comparatives, possessives, and more.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Compound Word Puzzle
Compound Word Puzzle
Worksheet
Compound Word Puzzle
Work on word-building with this fun activity that doubles as an English exercise.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Writing About Maria Montessori
Writing About Maria Montessori
Lesson Plan
Writing About Maria Montessori
In this lesson, students will learn all about Maria Montessori, a pioneering researcher and teacher, and create their own biographical books about this inspiring woman.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Learning About Angela Davis
Learning About Angela Davis
Lesson Plan
Learning About Angela Davis
This lesson plan teaches students about Angela Davis. Students will have a brief introduction to her life as an activist, scholar, and writer by reading a short informational text and answering comprehension questions.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Superlative Adjectives
Superlative Adjectives
Worksheet
Superlative Adjectives
Learn all about superlatives -- words like good, best, yummy and yummiest -- that work great at comparing three or more things.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Rooms in a House
Rooms in a House
Worksheet
Rooms in a House
Clue your child into the anatomy of a house! She'll use the word bank to fill in the names of each room.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Antonyms: Opposites Attract
Antonyms: Opposites Attract
Worksheet
Antonyms: Opposites Attract
Each sentence on this second grade reading worksheet has an underlined word, and kids select the opposite of that word from among three word choices.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Word Addition: Compound Words 2
Word Addition: Compound Words 2
Worksheet
Word Addition: Compound Words 2
With the help of picture clues, kids will find two words that make a single compound word. Have your child put "sun" and "flower" together in this worksheet.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
The Ugly Duckling's New Friend
The Ugly Duckling's New Friend
Worksheet
The Ugly Duckling's New Friend
Everyone's heard the story of the ugly duckling, but have you met his new friend, the beastly bird? Help students learn about the importance of transition words when telling a story with this fun tale of outcasts who become fast friends!
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
I Pledge Allegiance
I Pledge Allegiance
Lesson Plan
I Pledge Allegiance
Give your students an introduction to the trickiest vocabulary in the Pledge of Allegiance with this lesson. This can be a stand-alone lesson or a support lesson to be used prior to the All About the Pledge of Allegiance lesson plan.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Researching Female Inventors
Researching Female Inventors
Lesson Plan
Researching Female Inventors
This engaging lesson plan provides first and second grade students with an opportunity to learn all about female inventors.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
What Does an Activist Do?
What Does an Activist Do?
Lesson Plan
What Does an Activist Do?
Ask an important question this month: What does an activist do? This engaging lesson can be used leading up to Martin Luther King Jr. Day (and year-round). It supports students in understanding what it means to be an activist and how Martin Luther King Jr. used collaborative action to change the world and speak out against oppression. Perfect for first graders and second graders, this activity explores word meaning and other reading and writing skills.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Compound Word Meaning
Compound Word Meaning
Worksheet
Compound Word Meaning
Students can practice predicting word meaning with these compound words that are likely to be less familiar to most second graders. They'll match words to definitions as they grow their vocabulary with this compound word activity.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Silly Similes
Silly Similes
Worksheet
Silly Similes
Let's get as silly as a goose with these similes! Students will get creative as they finish simple similes with this introductory worksheet. After they finish, give them a chance to share their favorites with the class!
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Simile Scramble
Simile Scramble
Worksheet
Simile Scramble
These similes got mixed up! With this simile worksheet, students will choose from a selection of words to complete the scrambled similes.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Character Traits: The Princess and the Pea
Character Traits: The Princess and the Pea
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Character Traits: The Princess and the Pea
Your students will use an abridged version of "The Princess and the Pea" to practice analyzing and expressing character traits with the help of a word bank.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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