Workbook to Accompany Patricia Polacco's Thunder Cake, a story in the 2nd grade Houghton Mifflin Reading Basal. The workbook is aligned with the Common Core Standards in 2nd grade ELA. Each page includes an "I Can" statement and the Standards at the bottom.
This workbook is all black and white for ink saving ability. Each page has a cutesy page border and clip which provide some color-ability as well.
Phonics Skills: base words with endings "ing' and "ed"
Word Work: High Frequency Words
Word Work: Vocabulary
Comprehension: Main Idea & Details
Comprehension: Cloze Passages
Comprehension: Author's Purpose
Comprehension: Cause and Effect
Comprehension: Story Structure
Comprehension: Story Questions
Writing: Descriptive Paragraph
Language Arts: Word Families (suffixes)
Language Arts: Being Verbs (is/are, was/were)
Here are some other workbooks I have made for the Houghton Mifflin Themes:
Houghton Mifflin's Ant Workbook
Houghton Mifflin's The Great Ball Game Workbook
Houghton Mifflin's The Art Lesson Workbook