Introduce your second and third graders to the inspiring mathematician and physicist Katherine Johnson. After reading a short biography, children will use what they've learned to answer nonfiction comprehension questions about the text.
Use this nonfiction comprehension worksheet to help second and third graders learn all about Misty Copeland, the first African American woman to become a principal dancer at the American Ballet Theatre.
These seasonal worksheets provide engaging exercises on a wide variety of second-grade themes, such as a Harriet Tubman coloring page for Black History Month or a Christmas tree writing prompt. Seasonal holidays provide a great entry point for second graders to learn and practice a variety of skills in math, reading, writing, science, and more.