Second Grade Worksheets and Printables

Featuring vivid illustrations and clear instructions, these second grade worksheets cover a wide range of subjects to supplement your child's education. Topics include addition, subtraction, money, word building, adjectives and story-telling. If your kids need a greater challenge, try our third grade worksheets.
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September 2011: Calendar Learning September 2011: Calendar Learning September means back to school! Can you find the first day of school on your calendar?
'What should I draw?' It happens to lots of artistic kids. They get stuck in a rut, a case of 'drawer's block,' if you will. They can draw anything, so long as they know what they want to draw. These fun worksheets might lend the helping hand your child needs to get inspired.
15 Fun Drawing Ideas for Kids "What should I draw?" It happens to lots of artistic kids.
Make Change: City Trip! Make Change: City Trip! Your child is going on a trip. Does he have enough money to cover his expenses?
Addition with Carrying 8 Addition with Carrying 8 Addition with carrying is probably a confusing and overwhelming new idea for your child, so use these worksheets to help clear things up!
The election is just around the corner! Teach your child all about democracy with this collection of worksheets that explore the nuts and bolts of presidential elections.
12 Great Election Worksheets The election is just around the corner! Teach your child all about democracy with this collection of worksheets that explore the nuts and bolts of presidential elections.
Butterfly Sudoku Butterfly Sudoku Young Sudoku fans will have fun solving these logic puzzles.
Addition with Carrying 29 Addition with Carrying 29 Addition with carrying got your child down?
Homophones: Same Sounds Homophones: Same Sounds "Their" and "there" sound just alike, so distinguishing between the two can be tricky.
With these worksheets, second graders will use the space in each box to stack their numbers. Then, they'll add the numbers up and get some solid practice with carrying to the tens' place.
Addition With Carrying With these worksheets, second graders will use the space in each box to stack their numbers.
Nature Walk: Addition #1 Nature Walk: Addition #1 Eager to make addition more interesting? This nature-inspired math worksheet introduces a little extra color to addition practice!
Irregular Plurals: Plural Practice 1 Irregular Plurals: Plural Practice 1 Some words don't become plural the regular way, by adding "s" or "es."
How to Draw a Kite How to Draw a Kite In this worksheet from our How to Draw series, emerging artists can learn to break pictures into geometric shapes.
Sentence Building Sentence Building Is your kid a fan of word puzzles? This multi-step worksheet will practice his skills with sentence building.
Pecos Bill! Pecos Bill! Rootin' tootin' cowboys, gather 'round to hear the legendary story of Pecos Bill!
Valentine Cards Valentine Cards For little love birds everywhere, here are some adorable valentines that you can print from home for that special someone.
Practice Reading Venn Diagrams #2: In the Orchestra Practice Reading Venn Diagrams #2: In the Orchestra How many people play the timpani in the orchestra?
Featuring vivid illustrations and clear instructions, these second grade worksheets cover a wide range of subjects to supplement your child's education. Topics include addition, subtraction, money, word building, adjectives and story-telling. If your kids need a greater challenge, try our third grade worksheets.

Teaching with Second Grade Worksheets

Second grade is a transitional year, when kids are tasked with taking what they have learned thus far and putting their new skills to the test. The worksheets above not only reinforce skills, but help parents to observe areas where children may need extra support. Here is a short list of the material covered in second grade:
  • Language Arts: Reading grade-appropriate chapter books fluently is the big focus in second grade. Writing with the use of punctuation, good spelling, and complete sentences is also an expectation this year. For more practice in this area, browse our spelling worksheets.
  • Math: Second graders will learn to add and subtract double-digit numbers, and will also be introduced to multiplication and division.
  • Science: Second graders will be tasked with making predictions about events in the natural world. They will also learn about the history of the Earth through fossil evidence.
  • Social Studies: Second grade will ask children to compare people and communities in their part of the world with those in other parts of the world. They will also be asked to mediate some of their own conflicts with peers.