Search 2nd Grade L.2.5 Reading & Writing Educational Resources

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Simile or Metaphor
Simile or Metaphor
Worksheet
Simile or Metaphor

Can you tell the difference between a simile and a metaphor? Students will seek to distinguish between—and determine the meanings of—simple similes and metaphors with this multiple choice activity.

2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Write Your Own Similes
Write Your Own Similes
Worksheet
Write Your Own Similes

After introducing similes, give kids a chance to be creative with this writing activity! Students will have fun comparing all kinds of things of their choosing using the prompts, and you'll love watching them use and grow their figurative language skills.

2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
The Twisted Ankle
The Twisted Ankle
Worksheet
The Twisted Ankle

Similes are all around us—sometimes you just need a little context to know how to decipher them! This lighthearted story about a twisted ankle contains two hidden similes. Can your students find them?

2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Write Your Own Metaphors
Write Your Own Metaphors
Worksheet
Write Your Own Metaphors

Give kids a chance to think creatively about metaphors by letting them write their own! Students will stretch their imaginations and figurative language skills as they think of ways to describe their class, bedroom, and more.

2nd grade
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"How Much" or "How Many"?
"How Much" or "How Many"?
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"How Much" or "How Many"?

Help your little one learn the difference between these two common questions: "How much?" or "How many?".

2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Silly Similes
Silly Similes
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Silly Similes

Let's get as silly as a goose with these similes! Students will get creative as they finish simple similes with this introductory worksheet. After they finish, give them a chance to share their favorites with the class!

2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Fact or Opinion: Howler Monkeys
Fact or Opinion: Howler Monkeys
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Fact or Opinion: Howler Monkeys

Your students will use this two-sided worksheet to practice distinguishing between facts and opinions. As they do, they’ll have fun learning about howler monkeys!

2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Pledge Vocabulary Context Clues
Pledge Vocabulary Context Clues
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Pledge Vocabulary Context Clues

Your students will use context clues and a word bank to reinforce their understanding of the vocabulary found in the Pledge of Allegiance.

2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Metaphor and Simile Search
Metaphor and Simile Search
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Metaphor and Simile Search

Get students thinking figuratively by having them connect their understanding of metaphors and similes to the books they read in class. Students will seek out a metaphor or simile in their reading, consider the quote's context, then explain what they thin

2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Personification
Personification
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Personification

Learn all about the practice of personification in writing, then try it your hand at it by bringing life to some silly characters in this writing worksheet.

2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Writing With Your Senses: Brainstorm Descriptive Words
Writing With Your Senses: Brainstorm Descriptive Words
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Writing With Your Senses: Brainstorm Descriptive Words

Young writers will describe a location using their sense of sight, hearing, taste, smell, and touch in this grammar and mechanics worksheet.

2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Understanding Personification
Understanding Personification
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Understanding Personification

Use this worksheet to help students identify personified nouns and their respective verbs.

2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Sneaky Superlatives
Sneaky Superlatives
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Sneaky Superlatives

Does your child say “gooder”? Assess understanding of comparatives and superlatives with these common adjectives. See if they can find the rule-breakers!

2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Musical Superlatives
Musical Superlatives
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Musical Superlatives

Some common superlatives are tough and some are easy! This recital-themed worksheet combines both and can be used as an introductory activity or as an assessment.

2nd grade
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Pledge Vocabulary
Pledge Vocabulary
Worksheet
Pledge Vocabulary

Your students will reinforce their understanding of vocabulary found in the Pledge of Allegiance with this fun matching worksheet.

2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
My Own Idiom
My Own Idiom
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My Own Idiom

Many idioms are a dime a dozen. Give kids a chance to flex their figurative language skills and creativity by having them write and illustrate their very own idioms. Students will find that time really does fly when they're having fun!

2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Josephine's Homophones
Josephine's Homophones
Worksheet
Josephine's Homophones

Students will help Josephine write what she means by underlining each incorrect homophone and writing the correct word on the lines given.

2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Superlative Patterns
Superlative Patterns
Worksheet
Superlative Patterns

Children will enjoy completing the tables with the correct comparative and superlative version of each adjective in this engaging worksheet.

2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Emotion Charades
Emotion Charades
Lesson Plan
Emotion Charades

Help your ELs practice identifying how their peers are feeling to develop emotions vocabulary and support comprehension. It can be used as a stand-alone lesson or a support lesson.

2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Antonyms are Opposites!
Antonyms are Opposites!
Lesson Plan
Antonyms are Opposites!

Opposites attract! In this lesson, your students will practice matching antonyms. They will expand their vocabulary by knowing more words to use!

2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Synonyms: Using Shades of Meaning
Synonyms: Using Shades of Meaning
Lesson Plan
Synonyms: Using Shades of Meaning

Why walk when you can mosey? In this lesson, students will learn how to use synonyms to express shades of meaning in their writing. Introduce the topic with a book, then brainstorm descriptive options for overused words.

2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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