Free second grade worksheets in the areas of language arts, science, and social studies.

Free Second Grade Language Arts, History, and Science Worksheets

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Free Second Grade Worksheets

Second Grade English/Language Arts Worksheets

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Adjectives worksheet 2 - Circle the adjectives found in each sentence.
Writing a Friendly Letter Worksheet Set - This set reviews the parts of a letter, addressing an envelope, and provides a sheet for students to write a friendly letter.
Let's Think About the Days of the Week - This worksheet includes a word jumble, an alphabetizing activity, and questions about the days of the week to answer.
Missing Vegetable Vowels Worksheet 3122 - Students will fill in the correct vowel to complete the spelling of each vegetable.
Using Is or Are - Complete each sentence using the correct word.
Using We or Us - Complete each sentence using we or us.
Finish the Sentences - Students will complete each sentence with one of three words provided.
Ocean Fun - Identify the verbs and adjectives.
Story Solutions - Write a sentence to complete the story.
Change the Tense - Rewrite sentences using different verb tenses.
Verbs Worksheet 1 - Identify the verbs in each sentence.
They Sound the Same - Students will complete each sentence with a word from the word box.
Making New Words - Students will add one letter to the beginning of each word to make a new word and then alphabetize the words.
Chauncey Chicken - Improve spelling and vocabulary when you complete the spelling of words with /ch/ and /sh/.
Question the Grimm Brothers - Correct and rewrite sentences.
Homophone Worksheets 1 and 2 - Write the correct form of a word to complete each sentence.
Homophone Story - Finish the story using the correct homophones from the word box.
Alphabetize Second Grade Dolch Words - Can your students alphabetize all of the second grade Dolch words on these four worksheets?
Halloween Sentences - Is it a telling sentence or a question?
Short A Sound Word Shapes - Word shapes/tiles worksheet.
Suffixes - Write words ending in s, es, ed, ing, y, ly, and ful in the correct word shape.
Words With Two Meanings Worksheet 2 - Write a sentence for two different meanings of the words saw, ring, bat, pen, and top.
Story Sequencing - This is a two page worksheet in which students will read nursery rhymes then number the order of events.
Noun Clown - Students will identify the nouns or nouns in each sentence.
Word World - Build vocabulary while selecting a word that best completes each sentence.
Rhyming Fun - Add letters to make words that rhyme.
Alphabetical Order - Surely your second or third grade student will have fun when they alphabetize the words on this worksheet!
Compound Words Worksheet 2 - Write the compound word formed by combining two words.
Compound Words - Match a word on the left to a word on the right to make a new word.
Parts of Speech 2 - Identifying nouns, verbs, and adjectives.
Parts of Speech - Recognizing verbs, nouns, adjectives
Contractions - Introduction to contractions.
   Contraction Cards - Use these cards with the worksheet above.
Dinosaur Reading Comprehension - Read an answer questions about Ankylosaurus, Iguanodon, and Brachiosaurus.
Penguins Reading Comprehension - Read the passage about penguins and answer the questions.
Dinosaur Reading Comprehension Worksheet 1 - Read short paragraphs about Diplodocus, Pachycephalosaurus, and Tyrannosaurus then answer questions about each.
Vowel Detective - Add a vowel to each word to spell the name of an animal.
Sonoran Desert Question or Statement - Science and language arts come together when students punctuate each sentence with a period or a question mark and unscramble words to make a question and a statement.


Second Grade Science Worksheets

Animal Friends Classifying Worksheet 6 - Classify animals as birds, reptiles, amphibians, or mammals.
Scrambled Wetland Animals - Unscramble the names of the wetland animals and then draw a line to match the name with the animal picture.
The Sounds that Animals Make - This is an easy word search puzzle and matching worksheet combined.
Animal Mix-Up Worksheets 1 and 2 - Cut out the mixed up ocean animals then paste them together to make a sea horse, shark, whale, and manatee.
Desert Plants - Read the passages about five common desert plants and answer the questions.
Who Am I? - Read the clues about the ocean animals, answer each clue, and check your answer using the self-checking letter box.


Second Grade Social Studies Worksheets

Communities - Students will answer true and false questions, identify people in their community, and write about what they could do to improve their own community.


Miscellaneous Second Grade Worksheets

The following activities would complement the reading of How Droofus the Dragon Lost His Head. The activities are designed to be fun for students and provide a way for educators to test listening skills and comprehension.
Droofus the Dragon Crossword Puzzle - A literature based crossword puzzle.
Fun with Droofus the Dragon - This worksheet focuses on vocabulary and word usage.


How Droofus the Dragon Lost His Head
By Bill Peet

Droofus the dragon is a "big lunk of a thing" who is loved by a young boy. The King wants to display the dragons head in the palace. An amusing story of how Droofus loses his head, if only for a moment. A nice story about compromise and friendship.



All worksheets created by T. Smith.


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Free language arts, science, civics, and social studies worksheets for second grade.

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