A strong vocabulary is essential to scholastic success. This workbook will not only help second-graders learn 240 new words, but also the different aspects and meanings of those words. . . these lessons are more than just lists to memorize! Each lesson introduces ten words in three pages; lessons include a focus, word bank, sentences that explain the words, fill-in-the-blank sentences, a writing activity, and puzzle or game. 2nd Grade topics include synonyms (wish, slice), prefixes (un-, re-), suffixes (-ful, -er), and more. 80 reproducible pages with word list and answer key. Softcover. Grade 2. Meets Common Core State Standards.
Build word power with these 24 ready-to-reproduce, 3-page lessons. Each lesson includes research-based activities that tap students' prior knowledge for greater understanding and give them multiple encounters with new words so they really remember them. Lesson topics include synonyms, antonyms, compound words, content area vocabulary related to key science and social studies topics, and much more. Watch reading skills soar! For use with Grade 2.
Mela Ottaiano is a writer and editor of educational materials for teachers and students. She lives in Brooklyn, New York.