We have a wide assortment of 2nd grade spelling words and activities for your family or classroom! Check out these grade-level spelling word lists, games, worksheets, and other age-appropriate activities. Click on the links below for the resources you need.
Teaching the Common Core? Many of our ideas are aligned here.
Second grade sight words - The all-important Dolch words, broken down in three subsets for your convenience. Study a few at a time.
Dolch words - Complete list of Dolch words for preprimer through 3rd grades.
Dolch nouns - More sight words for your 2nd graders to learn to spell.
sure to check out our collection of
Fun Spelling Worksheets for grades 1 and 2. You'll find lots of all-new pages, not on the website, to help boost your second grader's spelling and phonics skills!
Worksheets for 2nd grade Spelling Words - Fun worksheets provide age-appropriate practice with 2nd grade spelling words. Word search puzzles with frequently misspelled words, fill-in stories, and many more to choose from. Try tthem all!
- Let your second graders correct our mistakes. 25 sentences in all,
featuring many words from our 2nd and 3rd grade spelling word lists.
Spelling Activities and Games
- Get your students working and thinking
as they practice their spelling words with these whole-class
interactive games. Try both "Identity Riddles" and "Stand and Spell for
lots of learning fun!
- Fun ways for students to write their spelling words over and over.
Roll It! - Easy-to-make spelling word games. Roll the consonants around the tube to spell new words. Great at home or at school.
Compound Word Wizards - Whole class or large-group activity for learning about compound words. Build new words as you play a fun game. Use the same format again and again with new words!Spelling Bee Games - Try one of our new Silent Spelling Bee variations. A fun--and quiet--twist on a classic game!
We also recommend this set of over 300 fun online learning games
offered by one of our affiliates.