RI.2.3 Worksheets, Workbooks, Lesson Plans, and Games

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RI.2.3

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"Describe the connection between a series of historical events, scientific ideas or concepts, or steps in technical procedures in a text."

These worksheets, workbooks, and lesson plans can help students practice this Common Core State Standards skill.

Worksheets

Shadows
Worksheet
Shadows
Challenge your science student to record a shadow over the course of a day and make the connection between shadows and the time of day.
2nd grade
Science
Worksheet
Sojourner Truth Timeline
Worksheet
Sojourner Truth Timeline
Track important events in the life of an important woman with this Sojourner Truth timeline, a great way to get used to reading and writing nonfiction.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Fruity Compare & Contrast
Worksheet
Fruity Compare & Contrast
Want to get your kids thinking critically about what they're reading? This fruit-themed Venn diagram alternative will help students to compare and contrast two topics or books during or after reading nonfiction texts.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
A Series of Events: The Water Cycle
Worksheet
A Series of Events: The Water Cycle
Use this resource with your students to practice connecting key events in nature. They will read about the water cycle and note the steps in order that they occur.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet

Lesson Plans

Animal Life Cycles, All Around
Lesson plan
Animal Life Cycles, All Around
Life cycles go around and around! In this technology-integrated lesson, students will research various animal life cycles and write about them.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Understanding Academic Vocabulary in a Nonfiction Text
Lesson plan
Understanding Academic Vocabulary in a Nonfiction Text
This lesson will provide students with an opportunity to become more comfortable with identifying and defining academic vocabulary words in a nonfiction text about a chicken's life cycle to support comprehension.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Using a Dictionary to Clarify the Meaning of Unknown Words
Lesson plan
Using a Dictionary to Clarify the Meaning of Unknown Words
This lesson will help students explore using a dictionary to figure out tricky words with suffixes. Use as a stand-alone activity or a support for the Understanding Academic Vocabulary in a Nonfiction Text lesson.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan

Workbooks

Simple Machines
Workbook
Simple Machines
Did you know there are 6 simple machines that make up every complicated gizmo out there? This book introduces the pulley, the lever, the screw, the wedge, the inclined plane and the wheel & axle.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Workbook
Life Cycles
Workbook
Life Cycles
In this life science packet kids will cut and paste various forms of insects, mammals and more, learning the similarities and differences of living things during stages of life.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Workbook
Celebrate Women in History: Read & Write Biographies
Workbook
Celebrate Women in History: Read & Write Biographies
Learn how to navigate nonfiction by way of biographies in this Women's History Month workbook, which features a few inspiring women who made history.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Workbook

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