Second Grade Social Studies Worksheets and Printables

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Family Pride: My Family Rainbow
Family Pride: My Family Rainbow
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Family Pride: My Family Rainbow
Select colors to describe each trait of your family or community in this thoughtful coloring exercise.
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Color the World! Flamenco
Color the World! Flamenco
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Color the World! Flamenco
Travel to Spain and learn all about flamenco, a traditional style of music and dance.
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Compare and Contrast: Rural and Urban
Compare and Contrast: Rural and Urban
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Compare and Contrast: Rural and Urban
Families in the United States live in all different settings. Kids think about the similarities and differences between rural and urban life on this worksheet.
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The Three Branches of Government
The Three Branches of Government
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The Three Branches of Government
Learn about the USA's three branches of government and where each one works.
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Color the World! The Taj Mahal
Color the World! The Taj Mahal
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Color the World! The Taj Mahal
The Taj Mahal, located in Agra, India, is considered to be one of the most beautiful structures in the world.
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Who is Angela Davis?
Who is Angela Davis?
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Who is Angela Davis?
Use this reading and writing worksheet to teach first and second grade students about Angela Davis and her life as an activist, writer, and scholar.
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Women Who Dared to Dream Poster
Women Who Dared to Dream Poster
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Women Who Dared to Dream Poster
Featuring artists, dreamers, rebels, and entrepreneurs, this Women Who Dared to Dream poster showcases a selection of women from around the world paved the way for others.
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Rosa Parks: Historical Heroes
Rosa Parks: Historical Heroes
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Rosa Parks: Historical Heroes
Children learn about the life and legacy of civil rights activist Rosa Parks in this history worksheet.
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Local Government for Kids
Local Government for Kids
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Local Government for Kids
Children use their investigative skills and powers of deduction to complete a series of questions and prompts about their local government.  
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Make a Covered Wagon!
Make a Covered Wagon!
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Make a Covered Wagon!
Westward Ho! All you explorers, have fun coloring and building your own paper covered wagon with this printable project.
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Machu Picchu Coloring Page
Machu Picchu Coloring Page
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Machu Picchu Coloring Page
Check out this cool Machu Picchu coloring page for your little world traveler.
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State Word Search
State Word Search
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State Word Search
Find and circle ten different states in this fun word search.
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All About Transportation: Which Mode?
All About Transportation: Which Mode?
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All About Transportation: Which Mode?
Choosing your transportation often depends on where you want to go. Can your child pick the best form of transportation for each trip?
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U.S. Rivers
U.S. Rivers
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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.
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Women in History: Sacagawea
Women in History: Sacagawea
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Women in History: Sacagawea
Explore history with famous female navigator Sacagawea. Sacagawea was a Native American woman who helped Lewis and Clark find their way across the west.
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W.E.B. Du Bois
W.E.B. Du Bois
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W.E.B. Du Bois
Introduce second and third graders to W.E.B. Du Bois, writer, sociologist, and civil rights advocate, with this nonfiction comprehension worksheet.
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Keywords in an Election
Keywords in an Election
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Keywords in an Election
In this social studies worksheet, learners will read a short paragraph about elections and then complete a crossword puzzle using vocabulary from the text.
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Historical Heroes: Maya Angelou
Historical Heroes: Maya Angelou
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Historical Heroes: Maya Angelou
Children are introduced to author, activist, and poet Maya Angelou in this historial heroes worksheet.
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Color the World! Niagara Falls
Color the World! Niagara Falls
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Color the World! Niagara Falls
Take a trip to the Canada-U.S. border with an inspiring coloring page of Niagara Falls that has fun facts of the world around him!
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The 5 Great Lakes
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!
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Compass Rose
Compass Rose
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Compass Rose
Does your child know what a compass rose is? Introduce her to an important term used with mapping and geography!
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Historical Heroes: Jesse Owens
Historical Heroes: Jesse Owens
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Historical Heroes: Jesse Owens
In this historical heroes worksheet, second and third graders read a short passage about Owens' life and legacy, then answer the comprehension questions to help determine their understanding.
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Learning About Dorothy Pitman Hughes
Learning About Dorothy Pitman Hughes
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Learning About Dorothy Pitman Hughes
This worksheet is a brief introduction to the human rights activist and feminist Dorothy Pitman Hughes.
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U.S. Mountain Ranges
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!
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“I Voted” Coloring Page
“I Voted” Coloring Page
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“I Voted” Coloring Page
The “I Voted” sticker has become a tradition at polling booths around the country! Introduce children to this symbol of civic pride with this engaging coloring worksheet.
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Second Grade Social Studies Worksheets and Printables

Send your little explorers on an adventure around the world with our second grade social studies worksheets and printables! Your students will love getting creative and discovering world cultures with coloring pages, reading about important people and events in history, and even navigating through maps of the globe! Spark your students' curiosity about the world around them with these second grade social studies worksheets.

Traverse the Globe with Second Grade Social Studies Worksheets

Expand your second graders horizons with these social studies worksheets that will take them across the globe and back—no passport necessary! Students can explore the exciting world of geography, from state and river maps to famous landmarks across countries and continents, and meet the diverse communities and cultures that inhabit different regions. Then take them on a trip through time as they come face to face with Greek gods and American heroes alike through coloring pages, fascinating biographies, and paper doll activities. Next, fan the flames of civic engagement with worksheets that will introduce kids to the branches of government, get them thinking creatively about what they would do as president, and allow them to create their own campaign buttons and posters. Or discover worksheets about the many school and federal holidays that will help instill meaning for your child as they learn about the history and symbolism behind days like Thanksgiving and Fourth of July. Whether at home or in the classroom, these worksheets will get your second grader thinking beyond the limits of their world while reinforcing skills such as reading comprehension, critical thinking, and writing.