The Guide to 2nd Grade By Shira Ackerman and Kelsey Kloss

  • Writes a variety of types of texts including:

    • Opinion Pieces: Students state their opinions and provide reasons to support them, closing with a conclusion.

    • Narrative Pieces: Students write about an event, describing actions, thoughts, and feelings, and provide a conclusion.

    • Informative/Explanatory Pieces: Students introduce a topic, use facts and definitions to develop points, and provide a conclusion.

  • Revises and edits writing to improve it.