~ LITERACY ~
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Our Second Grade Literacy Program consists of:
To further enhance our program, we:
  • have an extensive classroom Library Corner for self-selected reading
  • enjoy "Study Buddies" for partner reading and other work
  • incorporate Reader's Theater
  • listen to stories at our Listening Center
  • participate in Internet Projects with a literacy focus
    (please see below)
Children are expected to read for at least 20 minutes daily at home,
and are encouraged to have library cards and use them frequently.
Why Read for 20 Minutes a Day?
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ELL Resources provides resources for English Language Learners, along with all students.
For Massachusetts' ELA frameworks click here.
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Please explore the links below to learn more
and view some of our many projects.
~ Online Literacy Resources and Interactive Games ~
Spelling City
Daily Word Quiz
Dr. Seuss
Castle Days
Starfall
Readquarium
Reading is Fundamental
Kids’ Place
Second Grade Interactive Games
Online Activities from Scholastic
Bookadventure.org - create booklists, take quizzes and so much more!
BookPALS Storyline Online - listen to stories read by "stars" - terrific!
Bridges - Online Reading Rainbows with video segments - excellent!!


~ Student Writing ~
Meet the Second Grade Experts
Daffodil Haiku 2006
Whale Tales
Halloween is Here! We Love It!
Also, please see our Internet Projects below and Archives on our classroom homepage.


~ Internet Projects ~
Charlotte’s Web - Guinness Record Attempt
Kidspired Frosty Readers 2007
Fall is Here!
We Love It!
2005
Town Mouse Country Mouse
Autumn Across America
Fall is Here!
We Love It!
Frosty Readers 2005
Colorful Spring
Read a Winter Book - Write a Winter Poem 2004
Snowflake Bentley and Snowden
The Fairy Tale Project
Adventures in Writing
Read a Winter Book
Write a Poem
A Patchwork of Places and Poetry
Frosty Readers 2002
That's What Happens When It's Spring!
Rumpelstiltskin Cyberdictionary
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