W.2.8 Worksheets

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.2.8

:
"Recall information from experiences or gather information from provided sources to answer a question."

These worksheets can help students practice this Common Core State Standards skill.

Worksheets

Honor an Ancestor
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Honor an Ancestor
Do a little digging, genealogy-style, to find out more about an ancestor that lived long ago.
2nd grade
Social Studies
Worksheet
Honor an Ancestor: Let's Plan a Party!
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Honor an Ancestor: Let's Plan a Party!
Plan a party for an ancestor! Use clues you find in old family document to plan the perfect party for a relative that lived long ago.
2nd grade
Social Studies
Worksheet
The 5 W's
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The 5 W's
Answer the 5 W's (who, what, where, when, and why) while planning a trip to faraway lands like Morocco and Japan.
2nd grade
Worksheet
U.S. Rivers
Worksheet
U.S. Rivers
Get your rafts ready, it's time to take a trip down the major rivers of the United States! Read the clues to figure out how to lable each river on this map.
2nd grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Tree Diagram
Worksheet
Tree Diagram
Did you know that trees have more parts than just the trunk, branches and leaves? Take a look on the inside of a tree with this fill-in-the-blank diagram!
2nd grade
Science
Worksheet
The Water Cycle
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The Water Cycle
Did you know that there is no new water on Earth? It all gets recycled and reused in a process that we call the water cycle.
2nd grade
Science
Worksheet
Map Reading
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Map Reading
Help your child practice reading a map and using the cardinal directions. See if she can interpret the different parts of a map.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Descriptive Writing Check-in
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Descriptive Writing Check-in
Your students have been working hard on their descriptive writing skills! Assess student growth with this open-ended writing assignment and rubric that asks students to use their five senses to describe a place they have visited.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Dear Student: Letter Template
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Dear Student: Letter Template
If pencils could talk, what do you think they would say? This letter writing template can help aspiring writers create a hilarious letter from the perspective of a classroom supply!
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Checklist for Letter Writing
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Checklist for Letter Writing
Who doesn't love a good checklist? This handy worksheet can help budding letter writers make sure they include all the parts of a friendly letter.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Make an Envelope
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Make an Envelope
This envelope template can help aspiring letter writers address their letters. Your students will love cutting out, folding, and addressing their own envelopes in this hands-on activity!
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Writing Your Own Definitions
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Writing Your Own Definitions
In this activity, students will organize their thoughts, then write their own definitions for two common classroom objects. When they finish, have them share their work aloud so students can see the variations around the room!
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Classmate Interview Writing
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Classmate Interview Writing
Having interviewed their classmates, students will practice their expository writing skills describing what they learned in complete sentences.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Classmate Interview Questionnaire
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Classmate Interview Questionnaire
Your students will get to practice their writing and oral reading skills while learning more about their classmates with this fun questionnaire.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
World Map Activity
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World Map Activity
Get to know your world map! Here's a great introduction to world geography, where your child can color and label important locations in the world.
2nd grade
Social studies
Worksheet
My Library
Worksheet
My Library
Along with a couple library related word games, this fun worksheet has your child do a little research on the place he can call "my library."
2nd grade
Social studies
Worksheet
People in Your Community
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People in Your Community
Your child might be unaware of the community services that help her family every day. She'll keep track of the places and people that assist her in a week.
2nd grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Your Community Map
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Your Community Map
This four-page printable can be made into your community map with info and pop-up buildings.
2nd grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Venn Diagram: History
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Venn Diagram: History
Start learning basic concepts of history with a Venn Diagram activity! Your child will consider objects we've used in the past and the present.
1st grade
Social studies
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Venn Diagram: Past or Present?
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Venn Diagram: Past or Present?
Get some graphing practice and a history lesson all in one worksheet! Use a Venn Diagram to decide whether the items are from the past, present or both.
1st grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Where Else Can We Find Soil, Sand and Dirt?
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Where Else Can We Find Soil, Sand and Dirt?
Read the definitions given for soil, sand and dirt then write down where each element can be found below the pictures.
2nd grade
Science
Worksheet
The 5 Great Lakes
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The 5 Great Lakes
The 5 Great Lakes consist of Lake Superior, Michigan, Huron, Erie, and Ontario. Challenge your child with these basic trivia questions!
2nd grade
Social studies
Worksheet
All About Me!
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All About Me!
Let's get to know you! Have your beginning writer complete this activity all about her, a great way to build confidence in herself and in her writing.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
U.S. Mountain Ranges
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U.S. Mountain Ranges
Master map makers, can you fill in the blanks to this mountainous map? Learn the major mountains of the United States with this fun comprehension activity!
2nd grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Local Government for Kids
Worksheet
Local Government for Kids
How much does your child know about her local government and city hall? Help her investigate her community with this printable.
2nd grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Know Your Community
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Know Your Community
Do you know your local heroes? Meet your local police officer, fire fighter, doctor, dentist, emergency technician (EMT) and veterinarian.
2nd grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Note-Taking Sheet
Worksheet
Note-Taking Sheet
Writing nonfiction can be a daunting task for newbies, but this note-taking sheet contains helpful prompts that keep your young writer on track.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet

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