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2nd Grade Spelling Homework Printables

The second grade spelling program below spans 36 weeks and includes a master spelling list and five different printable spelling activities per week to help reinforce learning. Feel free to print materials for your classroom, or distribute to parents for home use. (read more about the spelling curriculum design.) To take full advantage of the program, consider using the spelling program together with the companion 2nd grade reading comprehension worksheets.

Teacher / Parent Materials (PDF Format)

2nd Grade Master Spelling List (36 weeks/6 pages) Download Master Spelling List (PDF)
This master list includes 36 weeks of spelling lists, and covers sight words, academic words, and 2nd grade level appropriate patterns for words, focusing on word families, prefixes/suffixes, and word roots/origins.
2nd Grade Dictation Sentences are now included in each week’s activity set: The teacher/parent will read each sentence aloud and the student will write each sentence on the provided worksheet. This helps ensure that students are making the connection between the spelling words and how they are used in context. It also allows you to check and correct problems with language conventions such as capitalization and punctuation.

Each week includes 5 Different Spelling Activities!

Note: If you need to access the previous spelling list program you can access it here for a limited time:

Student Materials – Second Grade Spelling List Worksheets (PDF Format)

Master 2nd Grade Spelling List
Master Spelling List for all weeks
Week 1 Word List
Week 1 Spelling Words (List B-1): Sight words, r-controlled “a” and academic vocabulary
Week 2 Word List
Week 2 Spelling Words (List B-2): Sight words, -ai- pattern, and academic vocabulary
Week 3 Word List
Week 3 Spelling Words (List B-3): Sight words, -aw pattern, and academic vocabulary
Week 4 Word List
Week 4 Spelling Words (List B-4): Sight words, r-controlled “i”, and academic vocabulary
Week 5 Word List
Week 5 Spelling Words (List B-5): Sight words, -ight pattern, and academic vocabulary
Week 6 Word List
Week 6 Spelling Words (List B-6): Sight words, -ol- pattern, and academic vocabulary
Week 7 Word List
Week 7 Spelling Words (List B-7): Sight words, -ou- pattern, and academic vocabulary
Week 8 Word List
Week 8 Spelling Words (List B-8): Sight words, -ue pattern, and academic vocabulary
Week 9 Word List
Week 9 Spelling Words (List B-9): Sight words, r-controlled “u”, and academic vocabulary
Week 10 Word List
Week 10 Spelling Words (List B-10): Sight words, Long –ea pattern, and academic vocabulary
Week 11 Word List
Week 11 Spelling Words (List B-11): Sight words, short e –ea pattern, and academic vocabulary
Week 12 Word List
Week 12 Spelling Words (List B-12): Sight words, – ew pattern, and academic vocabulary
Week 13 Word List
Week 13 Spelling Words (List B-13): Sight words, r-controlled “e” -at family words
Week 14 Word List
Week 14 Spelling Words (List B-14): Sight words, -or- pattern, and academic vocabulary
Week 15 Word List
Week 15 Spelling Words (List B-15): Sight words, final blend – mp and academic vocabulary
Week 16 Word List
Week 16 Spelling Words (List B-16): Sight words, final blend – st, and academic vocabulary
Week 17 Word List
Week 17 Spelling Words (List B-17): Sight words, final blend – nd, and academic vocabulary
Week 18 Word List
Week 18 Spelling Words (List B-18): Sight words, final blend – sk, and academic vocabulary
Week 19 Word List
Week 19 Spelling Words (List B-19): Sight words, final digraph – ch, and academic vocabulary
Week 20 Word List
Week 20 Spelling Words (List B-20): Sight words, final digraph – sh, and academic vocabulary
Week 21 Word List
Week 21 Spelling Words (List B-21): Final – es pattern, and academic vocabulary
Week 22 Word List
Week 22 Spelling Words (List B-22): Final – ing pattern, and academic vocabulary
Week 23 Word List
Week 23 Spelling Words (List B-23): Final digraphs – gh/-ph, and academic vocabulary
Week 24 Word List
Week 24 Spelling Words (List B-24): Final digraph – th, and academic vocabulary
Week 25 Word List
Week 25 Spelling Words (List B-25): Final digraph –ck, and academic vocabulary
Week 26 Word List
Week 26 Spelling Words (List B-26): Final digraph –nk, and academic vocabulary
Week 27 Word List
Week 27 Spelling Words (List B-27): Final blend –ft, and academic vocabulary
Week 28 Word List
Week 28 Spelling Words (List B-28): Final blend – lt, and academic vocabulary
Week 29 Word List
Week 29 Spelling Words (List B-29): Initial wh – pattern, and academic vocabulary
Week 30 Word List
Week 30 Spelling Words (List B-30): Words with the suffix – ly and academic vocabulary
Week 31 Word List
Week 31 Spelling Words (List B-31): Words with the suffix – er. and academic vocabulary
Week 32 Word List
Week 32 Spelling Words (List B-32): Words with the suffix – est, and academic vocabulary
Week 33 Word List
Week 33 Spelling Words (List B-33): Words with the suffix – ful, and academic vocabulary
Week 34 Word List
Week 34 Spelling Words (List B-34): Words with the suffix – ness, and academic vocabularyy
Week 35 Word List
Week 35 Spelling Words (List B-35): Words with the suffix – able, and academic vocabulary
Week 36 Word List
Week 36 Spelling Words (List B-36): Final – sion/-tion, and academic vocabulary

Spelling worksheets for grade 2

These grade 2 worksheets are intended to improve word usage and spelling.  Each worksheet is available as a printable pdf document and, where required, a second sheet with answers is included. Several versions of each exercise are provided for extra practice.

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Spelling lists

These worksheets provide organized lists of grade 2 spelling words: 48 worksheets.

Match and write

Write the spelling word from the word bank that matches each picture. 

Worksheet:  #1,  #2,  #3,  #4,  #5,  #6

Jumbled Words

Figure out the jumbled words and write it on the blank line.

Worksheet:  #1,  #2,  #3,  #4,  #5,  #6

Missing letters

There are letters missing in each word. Fill in the missing letters.

Worksheet:  #1,  #2,  #3,  #4,  #5,  #6

Word shapes

Fill in the words to match the shape of the boxes.

Worksheet:  #1,  #2,  #3,  #4,  #5,  #6

Correct spelling

Identify the correctly spelled word.

Worksheet:  #1,  #2,  #3,  #4,  #5,  #6

Word search

Find the hidden words in the grid of letters.

Worksheet:  #1,  #2,  #3,  #4,  #5,  #6