Use this nonfiction comprehension worksheet to help second and third graders learn all about Misty Copeland, the first African American woman to become a principal dancer at the American Ballet Theatre.
Introduce students to the inspiring environmental activist Wangari Maathai. Children will read a short biography about the first African woman to win the Nobel Peace Prize and answer nonfiction comprehension questions about the text.
These seasonal worksheets provide engaging exercises on a wide variety of second-grade themes, such as a Harriet Tubman coloring page for Black History Month or a Christmas tree writing prompt. Seasonal holidays provide a great entry point for second graders to learn and practice a variety of skills in math, reading, writing, science, and more.