Reading/Phonics - 2nd grade - Jarrell/Dean
Day 21 - Look at the picture of the golden Easter egg, pretend it is a magical egg that would grant you a wish, what would be your wish? Write a short story about the magical golden egg…
Write 5 words that rhyme with ‘gold’....
Day 22 - Go to my page on NISD, under Reading At Home, there is a link to “Too Many Carrots” by Katy Hudson on YouTube, listen to the story, and write the story elements: characters, setting, problem, solution(how did the problem get fixed...).
day 23 - Unscramble the words on the left, write a short story using the words.
⦁ mrtor wind
⦁ nocea storm
⦁ dnwi boat
⦁ isfh ocean
⦁ atbo fish
***Use word bank on the right to unscramble...
Day 24 - Using words with ‘ow’ or ‘aw’ - fill in the blanks using the picture clues….
He saw a ___ _ fly over the house.
What kind of ___ print did you find?
James loved to sit and ____.
Mr. Smith asked if I wanted to ___ his yard.
The lion had large _____.
Day 25 - Can you come up with rhyming words for the words below?
⦁ champ 2. show 3. creep 4. town 5. shop
Day 26 - “What’s that word” - choose a story to read, and try to find 5 new words and use them in sentences..
Day 27 - Nosy Nouns - fold a paper so that you have 3 parts - label each with person, place, and thing! Find at least 5 nouns around your house or neighborhood for each noun label… Can you write a silly sentence with 3 of your nouns.
Day 28 - Can you code? Code the following words using what you remember from our saxon coding lessons!
⦁ stable 2. cowgirl 3. marsh 4. hay 5. slam
6. drool 7. crocodile 8. slam 9. place 10. Peek
11. Use the word marsh and crocodile in a sentence!
Day 29 - Choose one of your favorite stories to read...after reading your story, choose a character that relates to you...answer the questions:
How is the character like me?
Would I change anything that the character does?
What is my favorite thing about my character?
Day 30 - Create a short story with the details below:
Characters: Cricket, Croc
Setting: swampy marsh
Problem: Cricket has lost his way home
“BE CREATIVE….DRAW AN AWESOME PICTURE TO SHOW YOUR STORY!”