Let your students work up an appetite for writing with this opinion writing prompt. First students will consider their favorite food while they fill in the structured pre-writing planner, then they can use the second page to write their opinion essay.
Give your second graders some practice building their reading comprehension skills with the timeless story of The Boy Who Cried Wolf. Students will read this classic fable and then answer questions about setting, characters, genre, and cause and effect.
Many students seek out writing help because it is one of the most interesting new skills they can pick up, yet simultaneously one of the most intimidating. In addition to worksheets that help students practice individual letters, Education.com has put together several worksheets below, from crafting their own narratives or just simple postcards, which help with teaching writing in longer formats as well.