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Who Was Dorothy Pitman Hughes?
Who Was Dorothy Pitman Hughes?
Lesson Plan
Who Was Dorothy Pitman Hughes?
This lesson plan teaches students about Dorothy Pitman Hughes, a black human rights activist, feminist, and child-care advocate. First, students will read a short passage, and then they will answer questions about important details from the text. Created for first graders and second graders, this engaging lesson helps build students' vocabulary and informational writing skills.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Wintertime Writing Prompt
Wintertime Writing Prompt
Worksheet
Wintertime Writing Prompt
How do you know when it's wintertime? Have your child complete this winter writing prompt to exercise writing skills and reinforce seasonal knowledge.
2nd grade
Science
Worksheet
Make a Paper Doll: Troop Leader
Make a Paper Doll: Troop Leader
Worksheet
Make a Paper Doll: Troop Leader
Follow the prompts to make a scout leader paper doll, then sit down for an interview with them!
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
My Story's Characters
My Story's Characters
Worksheet
My Story's Characters
Characters are at the very center of any story, and learning how to create dynamic characters is essential for budding writers. Your students can use this handy organizer to plan rich character development in their creative writing.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Editing Guide
Editing Guide
Worksheet
Editing Guide
This handy checklist will be useful when editing all kinds of writing! Have your students use this helpful writing aid to make their writing even better as they check for correct capitalization, punctuation, neatness, and more.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Narrative Writing: Peer Revision
Narrative Writing: Peer Revision
Worksheet
Narrative Writing: Peer Revision
Successful peer conferences are a breeze with this narrative writing checklist! Students will review their own writing and a partner's writing, checking for correct punctuation, capitalization, complete sentences, and staying on topic.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Where Should I Go: A Travel Guide
Where Should I Go: A Travel Guide
Worksheet
Where Should I Go: A Travel Guide
Up, up, and away! Kids love to explore new places! Use this awesome travel writing template as a launching point for your students to hone their writing and editing skills.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Learning Through Research
Learning Through Research
Worksheet
Learning Through Research
This open-ended worksheet inspires students to research fascinating inventors!
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Make That Dialogue Pop!
Make That Dialogue Pop!
Worksheet
Make That Dialogue Pop!
As students write stories, encourage them to add dialogue to their writing with this fun worksheet. Students practice both correctly punctuating dialogue and adding details to make their writing pop!
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Homework Opinion Writing
Homework Opinion Writing
Worksheet
Homework Opinion Writing
Challenge your students to form a well-reasoned argument with this writing prompt (and rubric!) that's sure to evoke some strong opinions. Students will think about how much homework second graders should be given and make their case in essay form.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Note-Taking From a Video
Note-Taking From a Video
Worksheet
Note-Taking From a Video
Help your students to process and retain the information they learn from watching videos with this handy worksheet. Students will consider their previous knowledge, what they learn, and what they still want to know.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Grab That Reader
Grab That Reader
Worksheet
Grab That Reader
The best type of introduction makes you want to learn more! Help your second graders hook their readers as they practice writing new and improved introductions using this grabby worksheet.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Conclude a Story
Vocabulary Cards: Conclude a Story
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Conclude a Story
Use these vocabulary cards with the EL Support Lesson Plan: Conclude a Story.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Photo Captions
Photo Captions
Worksheet
Photo Captions
Follow Chuck on vacation by looking at the pictures he took! What is he doing in each picture? Use your imagination and creativity to write captions for each.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Interview Your Family
Interview Your Family
Worksheet
Interview Your Family
Learners will gather information about the traditions their families celebrate throughout the year, and pick one tradition to learn more about.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Explain Your Opinion
Explain Your Opinion
Worksheet
Explain Your Opinion
Have your students practice fleshing out their opinions with this writing exercise. Students will love sharing their opinions about their favorite game, least favorite food, and favorite season.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Silly Story Starter
Silly Story Starter
Worksheet
Silly Story Starter
Use this silly visual prompt to write a story.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Narrative Writing Peer Review Checklist
Narrative Writing Peer Review Checklist
Worksheet
Narrative Writing Peer Review Checklist
Once students have completed a first draft of narrative writing, use this handy checklist to guide them through the peer review process. Students will look for clear sequencing, compelling details, complete sentences, and correct spelling and punctuation.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Descriptive Writing Check-in
Descriptive Writing Check-in
Worksheet
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
Organize your Informational Essay: Favorite Activity
Organize your Informational Essay: Favorite Activity
Worksheet
Organize your Informational Essay: Favorite Activity
This resource gives your students practice organizing facts and details in an informational essay or paragraph.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Personal Narrative Organizer: Surprise!
Personal Narrative Organizer: Surprise!
Worksheet
Personal Narrative Organizer: Surprise!
Surprise! Young writers are prompted to write a personal narrative about a time they were surprised. Students will practice sequencing and prewriting skills as they use this fun watermelon-shaped graphic organizer to plan out their personal narrative.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Time Transition Word Sort
Time Transition Word Sort
Worksheet
Time Transition Word Sort
Noticing too many “thens” in student narratives? Use this transition word sort activity to get kids thinking about different time transitions in their writing.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Checklist for Letter Writing
Checklist for Letter Writing
Worksheet
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
Opinion Writing Peer Review Checklist
Opinion Writing Peer Review Checklist
Worksheet
Opinion Writing Peer Review Checklist
Once students have completed their first draft of opinion writing, use this handy checklist to guide them through the peer review process. Students will look for a clear opinion, supporting reasons, a conclusion, and correct spelling and punctuation.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Revising Spelling
Revising Spelling
Worksheet
Revising Spelling
What do your students do after they circle tricky words in their writing? Help them keep track of the revision process with this handy worksheet.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet