This 2nd Grade LANGUAGE ARTS resource provides teachers and parents with 165 progressive curriculum questions and answers that align with elementary learning targets and content standards for 2nd Grade.
It encompasses comprehensive questions related to: the alphabet, sounds, spelling, vocabulary, rhyming words, phonics, sight words, compound words, suffixes, prefixes, synonyms, antonyms, homonyms, readings, songs, poems, literary genres, tenses, and basic grammar facts for the young learner.
Why “Ask Me Smarter?” Because it is kid-engaging in that the BRAIN cannot resist a question! Because it is a simplified and stream-lined format in interpreting an elementary school curriculum and prescribed learning targets! Because learning is optimized through progressive questioning and spaced retention! Because many of the questions reflect “I Can” statements per grade level. Because it is a simple but important resource that serves to empower children with essential knowledge.
What books do you like to read? Is the “o” in hop short or long? What is the antonym or opposite of the word silent? What is a synonym of big? What s a homonym of lock of hair? What word would come next; small, smaller, __? Can you think of a word that ends in the suffix –less? What is the past tense of eat? Can you write a story? Who earns the annual Caldecott award in children’s literature: the author or the illustrator? Can you recognize and pronounce the common sight word their?
Ask Me Smarter! Making Knowledge FUN-da-men-tal!
Donna M. Roszak is a resident of Wisconsin where she lives with her husband and two sons. In between taking care of her family and teaching Spanish, she writes simplified versions of school curriculum guides. She has lived and studied in both Spain and Mexico, and has led student groups to both Spain and Peru.
She believes that all home-schooling families share in her passion for helping children learn and grow, for empowering them with the reinforcement of essential knowledge and facts, and for providing them the tools to become life-long learners and informed members of our global society. Ask Me Smarter! Just the facts, never mind the bells and whistles!