Second Grade

Fundations Resources During Extended Closure

1. Students in Second Grade have just finished Unit 11 of Fundations (our resource for teaching phonics).

Students who receive reading support (Tier 2 or Tier 3 through MTSS) are currently working in Unit 8 so practicing words from that unit is ideal.

Unit 8 (ar and or)

Unit 8 Words      Unit 8 Sentences Video of or and ore
Unit 9 (er, ir, ur) Unit 9 Words    Unit 9 Sentences  
Unit 10 (ai and ay) Unit 10 Words    Unit 10 Sentences Video of ai and ay
Unit 11 (ee, ea, ey) Unit 11 Words  Unit 11 Sentences  

New learning:

Unit 12 (oi and oy)

Unit 12 Words

 Unit 12 Sentences Video of oi and oy 
Unit 13 (oa, oe, ow) Unit 13  Words   Unit 13  Sentences

Video of oa, oe, ow          


Unit 14 (ou and ow) Unit 14 Words Unit 14 Sentences Video of ow

Unit 15 (oo, ou, ue, and ew)                  

Unit 15 Words Unit 15 Sentences Video of oo, ou, ue, and ew


2. Students are also learning how to read trick words (irregular words). Here is list of words that can be put on flashcards and practiced at home. Once students can read a trick word, they can practice spelling it.
List of trick words for 2nd grade


3. If students want to practice writing the words from the units, we have a variety of lined paper that students are accustomed to using. 

Downloadable handwriting paper (smaller lines are usually better for 2nd grade students)