Second Grade Writing Worksheets & Printables

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Cursive Practice: Animals
Cursive Practice: Animals
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Cursive Practice: Animals
Help your kids improve their cursive with this handwriting worksheet. Students are given five words to trace and then write on the space provided.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Color the Freshwater Habitat
Color the Freshwater Habitat
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Color the Freshwater Habitat
Teach your kids about the importance of preserving freshwater ecosystems with a lake habitat coloring page filled with frogs, turtles, ducks, and dragonflies.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Opinion Writing Peer Review Checklist
Opinion Writing Peer Review Checklist
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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
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Bug and Spider Identification
Bug and Spider Identification
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Bug and Spider Identification
Learn about a few common insects and arachnids as you color them in!
2nd grade
Science
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Write an Earth Day Song
Write an Earth Day Song
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Write an Earth Day Song
This April kids can write their own Earth Day song or poem using this colorful worksheet.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Creative Writing Exercise
Creative Writing Exercise
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Creative Writing Exercise
Let your creative juices flow in this crazy writing prompt worksheet!
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Writing a Paragraph
Writing a Paragraph
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Writing a Paragraph
Use these paragraph topic prompts to help your child practice writing a paragraph.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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The Best Food
The Best Food
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The Best Food
Second graders love food! Help your young writer share their opinion about the best kind of food using this helpful paragraph organizer. Fair warning, this activity might make you hungry!
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Opinion Organizing Outline
Opinion Organizing Outline
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Opinion Organizing Outline
Help your students develop and prepare a well-reasoned argument with this handy organizer! First students will choose a topic that they feel strongly about, then they'll explain the reasons for their opinion and practice writing a concluding statement.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Story Comprehension: What Happens Next?
Story Comprehension: What Happens Next?
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Story Comprehension: What Happens Next?
Kids read a story about a puppy, then finish it by writing what they think will happen next.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Compose a Haiku
Compose a Haiku
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Compose a Haiku
Find out if you've got a little haiku master on your hands with our haiku worksheet. A simple poetry form, a haiku is perfect for beginning writers.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Topic Sentence
Topic Sentence
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Topic Sentence
Learn more about to topic sentence and the important job it has to do in this worksheet.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Rain Writing Prompt
Rain Writing Prompt
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Rain Writing Prompt
What's your favorite thing about the rain? This rain writing prompt gets your child to use his powers of description to write about what happens on rainy days.
2nd grade
Science
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The Tortoise and the Hare Fable
The Tortoise and the Hare Fable
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The Tortoise and the Hare Fable
Help your early reader get to know a classic Aesop's fable, The Tortoise and the Hare. He'll make a prediction about what will happen, and identify the moral.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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My Favorite Book Outline
My Favorite Book Outline
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My Favorite Book Outline
Help your students prepare to write about their favorite book with this opinion writing organizer. This handy worksheet breaks down opinion writing into easy-to-follow steps that will have your kids writing persuasive essays with ease in no time.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Paragraph Practice
Paragraph Practice
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Paragraph Practice
Whether your student is new to paragraph writing, or needs more practice, this worksheet is a wonderful introduction, practice, or review.
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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Make a Summary: Butterflies
Make a Summary: Butterflies
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Make a Summary: Butterflies
Your students will work together to find new vocabulary words and create a short summary of a nonfiction text related to the butterfly life cycle. Use this worksheet as an introduction to the Create a Nonfiction Text Summary lesson plan.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Sensory Words
Sensory Words
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Sensory Words
Introduce your third grade writer to sensory words with this worksheet that asks him to sort each adjective under the correct sense.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Character Changes Order
Character Changes Order
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Character Changes Order
Use this worksheet to practice sequencing a character’s feelings using transition words.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Paragraph Structure
Paragraph Structure
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Paragraph Structure
This worksheet introduces kids to paragraph structure, and shows how to give a paragraph a beginning, middle and end.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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All About Misty Copeland
All About Misty Copeland
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All About Misty Copeland
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.
2nd grade
Social studies
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Sentence Fixer
Sentence Fixer
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Sentence Fixer
Increase your student's ability to spot incorrect grammar with this Sentence Fixer worksheet. Students will practice their capitalization, punctuation, and dialogue skills to fix up this set of sentences.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Personal Narrative Problem & Solution
Personal Narrative Problem & Solution
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Personal Narrative Problem & Solution
Students can start a personal narrative with a clear problem and solution by using this activity to organize their story. This handy graphic organizer will have students consider various aspects of their problem and solution, and how it made them feel.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Simple Sentence Structure
Simple Sentence Structure
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Simple Sentence Structure
With this worksheet, your student can rearrange these nouns and verbs into complete sentences, building creative writing skills.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Second Grade Writing Worksheets & Printables

In second grade, young writers begin to develop complex writing abilities, building on growing vocabularies, spelling knowledge, and comprehension. Our themed writing prompts and exercises will help kids enrich their language skills and imaginations. Once they've mastered the basics move onto our writing composition worksheets for second graders.

Build Writing Skills with a Fun, Varied Curriculum

Second grade is a critical time for writing skills development. The best way for students to improve as writers is to write! But it’s not always as easy as putting pencil to paper. This collection of second grade writing worksheets includes a range of activities designed to get kids excited about expressing themselves through language.
  • Sharpen sentence-level grammar through exercises on verb tense, parts of speech, and plurals.
  • Build kids’ vocabulary with reading passages that show advanced words in context.
  • Improve spelling with exercises on homophones and the silent E.
  • Encourage imagination with creative writing exercises for kids.
Mix and match these worksheets to keep reading and writing fresh, fun, and comprehensive for second graders. When you find what you're looking for, simply download and print each worksheet and you're all set. For kids who are ready to try longer-form writing exercises, explore story writing prompts and poetry worksheets for second graders.