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2nd grade - language arts

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2nd grade - language arts

2nd grade - language arts

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Whole class journals adapted to math by creating a journal per unit and allowing groups to be responsible for the content in the math task writing station of my classroom.

Simply Second Grade: Monday Made It on a Tuesday :)

Getting More Writing In! Printable writing journals for each month.

Sunny Days in Second Grade: Getting More Writing In!

Blog post about using writing portfolios in a lower elementary classroom!

A Year in Review: Writing Portfolios

Reading Units across the year! Five complete units with essential questions, lesson plans, summative/formative assessments, and anchor charts. Pack includes 2 informational text units and 3 literature units of study. $ #commoncorereading

10 engaging hands-on activities for teaching homophones. Great for direct instruction and centers!

10 Engaging Activities for Teaching Homophones

Free Spelling Activities With Choice Board

Free Spelling Activities With Choice Board

Get ready for that common core!

38 more days…but who’s counting?!

like this anchor... {freebie packed} .....Follow for Free 'too-neat-not-to- keep' literacy tools fun teaching stuff :) ......

Little Minds at Work: All About Writing! {freebie packed}

word work idea for nouns- can do with anything, digraphs, vowels, verbs, just use a little different format

Step into 2nd Grade with Mrs. Lemons: nouns

Inference Reading Comprehension passages for little readers - great for first or second grade. Free sample!

Inference Reading Comprehension Practice - FREE

Creative Writing Prompts (1st-3rd) - 32 fun writing prompts to use at any time of the year.

Creative Writing Prompts (1st-3rd)

Free Book Template Printables | Rachel K Tutoring Blog

Free Book Template Printables - Rachel K Tutoring Blog

A Biography Project based on the Who Was...? series. Connects ELA & Social Studies

Biography Project-Grades 2-5

FREE! This sheet can be used as a reference for kids to use when stuck for something to write about, a fast finisher activity, or a first week of school activity!

Writing - 50 things I love

Fiction Non-Fiction sort. Prepare for end of year testing with this. Put the stories from your units for the year. Use snack bags for titles

“How to” writing and Non-fiction activities

FREE! Grab this cute stained-glass style coloring activity to celebrate Spring and Easter. They look amazing when displayed, and the lines are thick to promote success for younger students. Use it as a writing prompt too! Whimsy Workshop Teaching

Assessment and Easter Fun

FREE COMIC STRIP TEMPLATES~ Great for kids to color, cut out, and glue to create their own comic strips. Fun writing activity! (scroll down the post to download)

Page Not Found - Playful Learning

Contraction kites. This would be a great activity to do in class. Do one as an example, then assign a contraction to each student. Once they've finished, hang them in the hall or around the wall.

The Weekly Hive: contractions

This is the CUTEST writing assignment EVER!!! I did this a few years ago and their ideas of my secret life were hilarious!

Confessions of a Teaching Junkie: My Teacher's SECRET Life!

Mrs. Terhune's First Grade Site!: Anchor Charts

Mrs. Terhune's First Grade Site!: Anchor Charts

The Literacy Shed. A collection of videos on each writing genre.

The Ghostly Shed

Full of great ideas to help you teach character traits in reading.

Use the PQA strategy to help students with constructed response questions

Tales from Outside the Classroom: Ideas to help kids to Restate the Question in the Answer

Weekly Spelling Homework FREEBIE! Includes ABC Order / 3 Times Each, Stair Step Spelling, Picture Spelling, Pencil/Crayon, and Spelling Sentence Printables. Great for second grade or first graders at the end of the year!

Free app….Let students read a passage and record themselves reading. Review the reading with the student...They can reread as many times as you want them to in order to gain greater fluency!! Students improve when they can hear their own reading, evaluate it, and make a plan to improve!

App Shopper: Recording Lite (Utilities)