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  1. Lesson 8

    Here's what's Buzzing in Language Arts

    Spelling Words  - (the last 5 are challenge words)

    1. car 

    2. art  

    3. barn 

    4. start 

    5. farm 

    6. card 

    7. yarn 

    8. part 

    9. dark

    10. hard 

    11. barnyard 

    12. starlight

    13. carpet 

    14. artist 

    15. market


    High Frequency Words


    1. know
    2. now
    3. red
    4. stop
    5. two
    6. why
    7. ate

    Reading Skills 

    To identify and analyze a 

    story's plot. 


    Plot practice 1 
    Plot practice 2


    Writing Skills

    Proper Nouns

    To capitalize the first letter of proper


    • To use basic rules of punctuation.

    • To revise a story. 




    The Great Ball Game

    Story Vocabulary 

    Ask your child to read each sentence aloud to you. 

    The winner will accept the prize. 

    The rules are fair to both teams. 

    Even though my team lost, I had fun. 

    It is clear that the sleepy baby is tired. 

    The coach told half the team to run laps. 

    We read a story that took place long ago.


    Robust Vocabulary 

    Clutched-held tightly 

    Clambered-climb with both hands and feet 

    Clumsy-you may trip and fall and can't move easily 

    Ached-feel sore or are in pain 

    Feud-having a big argument with someone 

    Superior-to be the best 

    Refuse-you don't want it 

    Insult-say something mean


    Web Links

    Think Central - StoryTown

    Listening to Reading

    Spelling City

    Want to practice skills that we are learning? Click here or here for interactive practice of our language arts skills


    Have Fun!



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2nd Grade Study Guide—Lesson 1 
Arthur’s Reading Race 
Spelling Words 
1. flag 
2. fin 
3. ran 
4. has 
5. fill 
6. sat 
7. list 
8. sit 
9. bag 
10. win 
Reading Skill 
 Students need to be able to 
describe and identify characters in 
a story. 
Writing Skill 
 Sentences begin with a 
capital letter and end with 
punctuation mark. Sentences have 
a telling part and an action part. 
Story Vocabulary and Definitions 
already – happened before you knew it eat – put food in mouth 
prove – show you can do it know - understand 
sign – gives information learned – been taught 
police – people who help us eight – number after seven 
spy – to see read – to make words with letters 
buy – to get with money 
money – coins, bills 
Robust Vocabulary and Definitions 
dangerous – not safe heed – listen to a warning 
style – they way you do something 
ignore – not listen on purpose 
passion – do something with energy 
challenge – hard to do 
underestimate – thought it was easier than it really is 
proficient – good at something
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