Writer's Workshop: 2nd Grade

Digging in and getting our hands dirty!

Food for Thought!

"Second grade students enter the school year with burgeoning powers, chomping at the bit to do something a bit new and very 'cool.' Second grade allows writers to extend the basic skills they will have developed during the kindergarten and first-grade writing workshops!" - Lucy Calkins

Let's Explore Lucy!

2nd Grade Units of Study


  • Unit 1 - Lessons from the Masters - Improving Narrative Writing
  • Unit 2 - Lab Reports and Science Books
  • Unit 3 - Writing About Reading
  • Unit 4 - Poetry - Big Thoughts in Small Packages

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