When students master 2nd grade
they'll be lining up for reading and spelling success!
Remember that mastering these all important sight words is essential to early learning success in reading, writing and spelling.
With that in mind, we're furnishing not one, but TWO, free sets of flash cards.
The first set of sight word flash cards is for quick-reading practice. Here's a screen shot of the first page. The printable link includes the entire set.
of 2nd grade sight words flash cards is for spelling practice.
These are the same words used in the set above. In most words of 3 or
more letters, one letter is missing.
Ask your student to supply the missing letter, then read the word. (If your child can't figure out the word, tell him.) Here's a peek at a few of the flash cards. The printable link contains the entire set.
Here's a sample from our printable lists of second grade sight words. Go to this page to find more. We also have lots more lists of Dolch and Fry sight words.
Activities to Learn
Basic Sight Words! - Links to popular sight word lists and activities.
Sight Word Printables - Fun pages on which to practice writing number and color words.
Bingo Sight Word Games - Printable game cards are ready-to-go! From our sister site, Word-Game-World.com.
Clip Count - Your kids will practice reading number words, counting and spelling in this easy-to-prepare game. What could be better?
See all of our spelling word games. Many are just right for second graders.
You may also enjoy this list of 2nd Grade Vocabulary Words. Challenge your 2nd grade students with a BIG list of 200 words, including sight words, subject-matter words, and everyday words to use in their speaking vocabularies. Soon, they will be reading and writing these words, too! An engaging graphic groups 100 of the words into these categories: Calendar, Animals, Science, Math, Foods, Homophone Sets, Adjectives, Verbs, People and Places. Find the complete list of words, along with teaching helps and extension activities here.
Let your students put all these great sight words, spelling words and vocabulary words to use as they respond to these second grade writing prompts. Engaging ideas will ignite your students' imaginations!
Brain Teasers for Kids - With a little help, even second graders can solve these tricky brain teasers and discover the mystery words. We have more brain teasers for young students, too!
Be sure to check out my 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 and second graders' spelling and phonics skills!
You'll also find valuable resources in these collections:
I also recommend this set of over 300 fun online learning games
offered by one of my affiliates.
Think-a-Spell eBook: 365 Brain Teasers and Spelling Challenges for Ages 10 to Adult
AnyWord Spelling Practice Series Worksheets, games & prompts that work with almost ANY spelling words!
Fun Spelling Worksheets for Grades 1/2 50 All-new reproducible pages for early learners!
300 Spelling Bee Words by Grade Level, with definitions, sentences and languages
Spelling Bee Toolboxes for Grades 3/5 and 6/8 All the resources you need for a successful bee!
Mammoth Spelling Bee Word Lists with sentences, definitions, and languages
Monumental Spelling Bee Word Lists with definitions, sentences and languages
Young Spellers Spelling Bee Word List for Grades 1 & 2
100 Difficult Spelling Bee Words, Definitions & Sentences My toughest lists, for upper grades and adults!
600 Spelling Bee Words & Sentences for Gr 3/5 & 6/8 Extra words & sentences at two levels