2nd Grade Worksheets for Spelling

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Our 2nd grade worksheets provide fun ways to practice important language and spelling skills.  In the early grades, it is vitally important to give students a variety of ways to learn new words and develop language skills. Our worksheets are a good way to practice reading, writing and spelling.

2nd Grade Worksheets

Fill-In the Family - Kids identify words in the same word family within a sentence, then add another word from the same family to complete the sentence. Great way to practice reading comprehension and spelling!

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2nd Grade Phonics Worksheets -  "Finish the Word" and "Match the Word Endings" are two colorful pages for basic phonics practice

big green tree

Lots of Leaves - Practice in identifying long and short vowels sounds

A Zoo-y Day! - A delightful way for students to practice reading and spelling as they write their very own goofy story about a trip to the zoo. Every story will be different!

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People Puzzler - Word play worksheet in which students finish spelling common words that refer to people. Fun twist at the end!

Contraction Action worksheets and calendar crossword : Fun practice on important skills.

Be 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 first grader's spelling and phonics skills!

Swap Sheets! (TM)- Our own original design! Easiest way to get some great 2nd grade worksheets!  Simple teacher preparation, and one of the best ways for kids to write, write, write those spelling words! Get lots more of these activities in our AnyWord eBooks!

You may also find our sight word printables to be helpful.


More Second Grade Spelling Resources

We also have a large assortment of spelling games and many other second grade word lists and activities. Here are just two examples:

Color Land GameKids practice spelling color words as they try to reach the finish line. 

Hands Up and Hop to It!- These simple, fun games will get your kids' attention, and keep it. 

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Second Grade Spelling Fun: Puzzlers and Brain Teasers - Play these on the board with the whole class or use paper and pencil at home for some critical thinking and spelling fun!

Free Phonics Worksheets - These free 1st grade reading worksheets will grab your students' attention and provide important practice with phonics skills.

Second Grade Word Lists

Make sure your students practice words from all of these lists:

175 Second Grade Spelling Words - A comprehensive list of words that are important for second graders to know.

Second grade sight words - The all-important Dolch words, broken down in three subsets for your convenience. Study a few at a time.

always around because been before first
found many pull their upon very
wash work would your

Dolch words - Complete list of Dolch words for preprimer - 3rd grades.

Dolch nouns - More sight words for your 2nd graders to learn to spell.

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