Writing Prompt: Tell the story either from the dog's or an observer's point of view about the incident that led to this crash. Be sure to include a complete setting, precise verbs and dialog in your story.
The crazy engaging game Bean Boozled can also be used in the classroom. We use Bean Boozled as an engaging test prep review. This can be used for any subject or skill. Grab the free printable directions on this post to try this game out.
Student biographies and watercolor portraits are one of my favorite projects that we do in 2nd grade. They are usually displayed during parent teacher conferences and they are always a big hit! This post explains how to create the watercolor portraits as well as provides a free student template of the biography questions.
Reading & Writing Notebooks (Daily 5 and other writing) - Reading Record (To keep track of all the books they are reading) - Genres (Beth Newingham's genre printable with descriptions) - Goals and Progress (CAFE menu with goals, fluency progress, etc.) - Mini-lesson Handouts - Reading Responses (weekly letters they write to be about the books they're reading) - Writing