Literature/Literacy - Common Core for Grade 2 | Student Handouts
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Grade 2: Reading Literature
Grade 2 - Free Educational Materials Aligned to the Common Core State Standards - ELA Printables
Key Ideas and Details
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.2.1: Ask and answer such questions as who, what, where, when, why, and how to demonstrate understanding of key details in a text.
Five Ws and How Chart Worksheet
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.2.2: Recount stories, including fables and folktales from diverse cultures, and determine their central message, lesson, or moral.
Puss in Boots Workbook
The Little Red Hen eBook & Worksheets
Assortment of Short Stories for Children
Sleeping Beauty Workbook
Proverbs Handwriting Workbook
Nursery Rhyme Worksheets
Twelve Labors of Hercules eBook with Worksheets
Beginning of Things (Norse Mythology)
Hans in Luck Workbook
Goose Girl Workbook
The Golden Bird by the Brothers Grimm
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.2.3: Describe how characters in a story respond to major events and challenges.
Character Challenge Chart Worksheet
Character Challenge Chart Worksheet
Craft and Structure
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.2.4: Describe how words and phrases (e.g., regular beats, alliteration, rhymes, repeated lines) supply rhythm and meaning in a story, poem, or song.
"Ups and Downs" Poetry Worksheet
Guy Fawkes Night Lyrics Handout
"My Grocer" Poem Worksheet
"Tramp, Tramp" Poem Handout
"The Omnibus" Poem Worksheet
"My Dolly" Poem Worksheet
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.2.5: Describe the overall structure of a story, including describing how the beginning introduces the story and the ending concludes the action.
Beginning, Middle, End Worksheet
Before-and-After Chart Worksheet
Vertical Flow Chart Worksheet
Steps of a Process Worksheet
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.2.6: Acknowledge differences in the points of view of characters, including by speaking in a different voice for each character when reading dialogue aloud.
Integration of Knowledge and Ideas
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.2.7: Use information gained from the illustrations and words in a print or digital text to demonstrate understanding of its characters, setting, or plot.
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.2.9: Compare and contrast two or more versions of the same story (e.g., Cinderella stories) by different authors or from different cultures.
Range of Reading and Level of Text Complexity
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.2.10: By the end of the year, read and comprehend literature, including stories and poetry, in the grades 2-3 text complexity band proficiently, with scaffolding as needed at the high end of the range.
Guy Fawkes Night Lyrics
Kit-Cat Club Short Story Workbook
Tramp, Tramp Poem Handout