Illustrated fiction, informational texts, and engaging exercises improve reading for enhanced learning across disciplines. Spectrum® Reading for grade 2 is a fun, standards-based language arts workbook that strengthens reading comprehension skills by increasing children’s ability to understand, process, and analyze text.
Strong reading skills are the basis of school success, and Spectrum Reading for grade 2 will help children triumph over language arts and beyond. This standards-based workbook uses engaging text to support understanding main ideas, story structure, details, and key ideas.
Spectrum Reading will help your child improve their reading habits and strengthen their ability to understand and analyze text. This best-selling series is a favorite of parents and teachers because it is carefully designed to be both effective and engaging—the perfect building blocks for a lifetime of learning.
Strong writing skills help children soar! Clear, concise communication benefits kids throughout school and into adulthood. Spectrum® Writing for grade 2 guides blossoming writers through the writing, proofreading, and editing process to create a strong foundation essential for school success.
Spectrum Writing for grade 2 guides students through each step of the writing process as they write sentences, personal stories, descriptions, how-to instructions, reports, opinions, and more. Spectrum Writing workbooks guide students as they write for a variety of purposes, including writing to tell a story, writing to provide information, and writing to state an opinion. Lessons support current state standards. Step-by-step instructions help with planning, drafting, revising, proofreading, and sharing writing. A Writer’s Handbook reinforces grammar and language skills, and a complete Answer Key is included. Engaging, open-ended writing projects combined with standards-based learning make these workbooks an essential resource for school success.
Solid subtraction skills are essential for math development and a successful math journey. Spectrum® Subtraction for grade 2 uses a systematic approach and focused instruction to develop subtraction skills in numbers one through 1,000—skills essential for success both in and out of the classroom.
Subtraction skills are a building block to create solid math proficiency. Spectrum Subtraction for grade 2 helps children use visual models to represent problems, understand unknown number equations, and strengthen place value strategies. This comprehensive workbook provides standards-based practice to elevate math readiness and establish a strong foundation for more complex math concepts.
Mastering math is a long process—start with the basics. Spectrum Subtraction helps children develop early math skills with practice and activities that strengthen their understanding of when, why, and how to use subtraction and other grade-specific math concepts.
Spectrum® Word Problems for grade 2, includes focused practice for essential math skills. Skills include:
- Real world applications
- Multi-step word problems
- Adding, subtracting, reading, and writing numbers up to 100
- Measuring lengths and plotting graphs
- Time and money
- Recognizing and drawing shapes