Skill Sharpeners: Reading, Grade 2 - Activity Book EMC 4530

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EMC Number: 4530

Page Count: 144

EAN: 9781596730380

Common Core Top Pick for Language and Reading - Foundational Skills


  • Conventions of Standard English
  • Vocabulary Acquisition and Use

Reading - Foundational Skills

  • Phonological Awareness
  • Phonics and Word Analysis

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Skill Sharpeners Reading, Grade 2 provides 15 motivating stories. For example:

  • "Peanut Butter"
  • "The Case of the Missing Apples"
  • "The Ugly Duckling"
  • "Elephants"
  • "A Visit to the Monterey Bay Aquarium"

Activity pages include:

  • comprehension questions
  • a vocabulary exercise
  • a sequencing activity for every story

Other skills addressed include the following:

  • word families
  • phonetic elements
  • synonyms & antonyms
  • alphabetical order
  • contractions
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