Second Grade Writing Worksheets & Printables

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Nature Journal
Nature Journal
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Nature Journal
Use this nature journal to inspire kids to get outside and learn in the great outdoors!
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Narrative Transition Words & Phrases
Narrative Transition Words & Phrases
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Narrative Transition Words & Phrases
Help your students solidify their use of transition words with this cute version of the classic ugly duckling story. By helping to fill in the missing transition words throughout the narrative, students will flex their sequencing and organization skills.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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My Opinion Matters
My Opinion Matters
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My Opinion Matters
Introduce this graphic organizer as a way to help students compose opinion pieces.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Narrative Story Organizer
Narrative Story Organizer
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Narrative Story Organizer
Second graders love telling stories! Help them plan their own small moment stories using this handy graphic organizer.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Personal Narrative Prewriting
Personal Narrative Prewriting
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Personal Narrative Prewriting
Mapping out your thoughts before you start writing is key to a well-organized essay. Your students will map their first draft of a personal narrative using this graphic organizer.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Rooms in a House
Rooms in a House
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Rooms in a House
Clue your child into the anatomy of a house! She'll use the word bank to fill in the names of each room.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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The Best Vacation
The Best Vacation
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The Best Vacation
Who doesn't love dreaming about their ideal vacation? Help your young writers share their opinion of the best place to vacation while using this handy paragraph organizer.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Plan a Persuasive Paragraph
Plan a Persuasive Paragraph
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Plan a Persuasive Paragraph
Teach your students to write a persuasive paragraph with this worksheet. Your student will choose an issue, explain their opinion, provide supportive reasoning for their opinion, and then write a paragraph on the issue.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Sticky Note Stop and Jot
Sticky Note Stop and Jot
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Sticky Note Stop and Jot
Use this reading strategy to help your students along in their reading comprehension skills. Students will respond to literature with Stop & Jots, with or without sticky notes.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Wintertime Writing Prompt
Wintertime Writing Prompt
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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
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Write About Your Pet
Write About Your Pet
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Write About Your Pet
Learning to add details is an important skill for early writers. Your second grader will be guided to think of details to write about a pet in this worksheet.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
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.
2nd grade
Social studies
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Spelling Months: Winter
Spelling Months: Winter
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Spelling Months: Winter
This cute and colorful worksheet helps your second grader learn the names of the months in Autumn and Winter.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Write About Mae Jemison
Write About Mae Jemison
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Write About Mae Jemison
Use this worksheet to help students write sentences about the first African American women to enter space, Mae Jemison.
2nd grade
Social studies
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Editing Guide
Editing Guide
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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
Supporting Details: Who is Your Best Friend?
Supporting Details: Who is Your Best Friend?
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Supporting Details: Who is Your Best Friend?
In writing, supporting the main idea with details is a skill your child should learn early on. Your second grader will fill in the details about a best friend!
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Homework Opinion Writing
Homework Opinion Writing
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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
List Ways to Conserve Natural Resources
List Ways to Conserve Natural Resources
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List Ways to Conserve Natural Resources
This worksheet helps list ways to conserve natural resources by starting out each sentence with an idea.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Proofreading Practice: Punctuation
Proofreading Practice: Punctuation
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Proofreading Practice: Punctuation
Put your child's punctuation skills to work with this grammar worksheet. Students will add punctuation to complete each sentence.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Punctuate the Story: Josie's Garden
Punctuate the Story: Josie's Garden
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Punctuate the Story: Josie's Garden
Young editors will read "Josie's Garden" and add commas, periods, and quotation marks. Practice with punctuation perfectly in this punctuation worksheet.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
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.
2nd grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Story Mountain Prewriting
Story Mountain Prewriting
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Story Mountain Prewriting
Young writers will traverse the story mountain to create a narrative plot of their own! Students will consider various story elements, including characters, setting, climax, problem, and solution with this great visual aid.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Make Your Own Comic Book #3
Make Your Own Comic Book #3
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Make Your Own Comic Book #3
Looking for an alternative activity to ignite the imaginations of your reluctant writers? Use this fun comic book template to introduce creative writing to your students. Novice writers and artists alike will delight in the chance to create their own comi
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Creative Writing: Hidden Door
Creative Writing: Hidden Door
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Creative Writing: Hidden Door
Does your child have a wild imagination? Give him a fun outlet with a creative writing prompt! This one asks him to imagine a hidden door he's discovered.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
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.
2nd grade
Social studies
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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.