Let's go to the moon! This pack is full of ELA games, centers and activities that are perfect for a study about space! In my class we use these materials while reading the Magic Tree House book, Midnight on the Moon by Mary Pope Osborne. We also incorporate informational books about outer space as well! All activities are aligned to the 2nd grade CCSS. Be sure to check out the preview!
Page 1: Title Page
Page 2: Product Description
Page 3: Common Core Alignment
Page 4: Table of Contents
Page 5-9: Vocabulary Show and Tell Center
Page 10-11: Poetry Center (Outer Space)
Page 12-14: One Minute Fluency Read (The Moon)
Page 15-16: One Minute Fluency Read Comprehension Questions
Page 17-22: Midnight on the Moon Comprehension Questions (3 questions per chapter)
Page 23-28: Crazy Comet Center (adjectives/adverbs)
Page 29-37: Cosmic-O Card Game/Center (long/short vowels)
Page 38-43: Alien Attack Card Game/Center (contractions)
Page 44-48: Milky Way Match-Up Center (compound words)
Page 49-54: Space Race Board Game (decoding words w/prefixes and suffixes)
Page 55-58: Slap-A-Sun Card Game (decoding two syllable words with long vowels)
Page 60: Credits
Common Core Standards Addressed:
L 2.4 Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words and phrases based on grade 2 reading and content, choosing flexibly from an array of strategies.
RF 2.4 Read with sufficient accuracy and fluency to support comprehension.
RF 2.3a Distinguish long and short vowels when reading regularly spelled one-syllable words
SL 2.2 Recount or describe key ideas or details from a text read aloud or information presented orally or through other media..
RL 2.1 Ask and answer such questions as who, what, where, when, why, and how to demonstrate understanding of key details in a text.
L 2.2 c Use an apostrophe to form contractions and frequently occurring possessives.
L 2.4d Use knowledge of the meaning of individual words to predict the meaning of compound words (e.g., birdhouse, lighthouse, housefly; bookshelf, notebook, bookmark).
RF 2.3d Decode words with common prefixes and suffixes
RF 2.3c Decode regularly spelled two-syllable words with long vowels.
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