Context Clues Inferences 2nd Grade ELA Vocabulary Activity Task Card Scoot Game

The Candy Class
Grade Levels
2nd - 5th, Homeschool
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(28 Task Cards in color, B&W and no background) 25
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These context clue task cards are ideal for literacy centers or other station work. Not only do the cards focus on using context clues to determine the meaning of unknown words, but the 28 task cards actually form a detective mystery with a reading comprehension option! I've included the task cards for context clues in both color, a backgroundless option with just the detective dog character, and black & white!

Includes the Following Resources in Printable PDF Format:

•28 context clues task cards in color

•28 context clues task cards with a backgroundless option and color characters

•28 context clues task cards in black in white

•Recording sheets

•Reading Comprehension questions (the 28 task cards form a detective story!)

•Answer keys

This resource covers the Common Core Standard for CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.L.2.4.a: Use sentence-level context as a clue to the meaning of a word or phrase.

If you would like to have task cards that cover every CCSS standard for second grade language (the grammar and vocabulary standards for second grade), I have a mega bundle that does that! These cards are included in the mega bundle. If you bought the mega bundle, you already got these cards.Click here to check out the Language Task Card Mega Bundle for Second Grade.

A note about these context clue task cards: This comes in non-editable pdf. Sorry, I can not offer this editable due to copyright restrictions by some of the clip artists. Thank you for your understanding.


This resource for context clues is for personal use only and one license is a single user license for one teacher.

Thanks for stopping by the Candy Class!

Jolene :)

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(28 Task Cards in color, B&W and no background) 25
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Ask and answer such questions as who, what, where, when, why, and how to demonstrate understanding of key details in a text.
Determine the meaning of the new word formed when a known prefix is added to a known word (e.g., happy/unhappy, tell/retell).


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