Second Grade Literacy Centers | Literacy Stations

Second Grade Literacy Centers | Literacy Stations
Second Grade Literacy Centers | Literacy Stations
Second Grade Literacy Centers | Literacy Stationsplay
Second Grade Literacy Centers | Literacy Stations
Second Grade Literacy Centers | Literacy Stations
Second Grade Literacy Centers | Literacy Stations
Second Grade Literacy Centers | Literacy Stations
Second Grade Literacy Centers | Literacy Stations
Second Grade Literacy Centers | Literacy Stations
Second Grade Literacy Centers | Literacy Stations
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This is a comprehensive resource for 2nd Grade Literacy Centers. By choosing this resource, you will be getting 120 2nd Grade Centers for the entire year!

***This is a growing bundle. For our 2nd Grade Centers, we will be adding 10 Literacy Centers for every month. So every month, on the 12th, you can grab the upcoming month of centers.

Each month will include 10 Common Core Aligned Literacy Centers that can be rearranged and reused throughout the year!

You won't have to worry about not being able to use centers because they are NOT holiday/seasonally themed!

We have done the ground work for you! You won't have to think about which standard your activities align to!

You can see how we aligned our Centers with our scope and sequence.

Here's what's Inside our non-seasonal centers:


  1. Vowel Teams Baseball (1 mat, 112 word cards, 16 vowel teams)
  2. Syllable Puzzles (40 3-syllable word puzzles)
  3. Character Ed: Caring (28 cards - 14 caring, 14 not caring)
  4. Would You Rather? (30 prompts)
  5. Grammar Surgery (1 anchor chart, 25 passages)
  6. Build a Sentence (108 sentence fragments (36 beg, 36 middle, 36 end), 1 mat)
  7. Same and Different (10 Compare and Contrast Passages)
  8. Text Feature Hunt (21 Task Cards)
  9. Alphabetical Order (20 mats, 15 words per mat)
  10. Statements vs. Questions (2 mats, 32 sentences - 16 statements, 16 questions)


  1. Crack the Code (1 chart, 16 mats, 16 pictures)
  2. What Kind of Syllable? (60 word cards, 3 mats, 1 chart)
  3. Character Cards: Trustworthy (28 cards - 14 of each)
  4. Writing Process (36 prompts, 1 mat, 2 writing papers)
  5. Adjective vs. Adverb (2 spinners, 96 cards, 2 mats)
  6. Possessive Nouns (48 double-sided cards)
  7. Character Analysis (16 stories, 16 character traits)
  8. Moral of the Story (16 stories, 16 cards, 1 writing mat)
  9. Top 5 (32 cards)
  10. Build Your Own Timeline (10 mats, 10 sets of pictures)


  1. The Root of it All (10 root mats, 40 word cards)
  2. What Did They Say? (20 passages)
  3. Character Cards: Patience (28 cards - 14 of each)
  4. Name Alliteration (3 options with 26 pages each)
  5. Irregular Verbs (32 task cards)
  6. Commas in a Series (30 task cards)
  7. Character Analysis (16 passages with writing, 2 mats)
  8. Author’s Purpose (15 passages)
  9. Group Stories (6 mats)
  10. Map Skills (14 puzzles with 3 pieces each)


  1. Diphthong Sort (8 headings, 120 cards, 8 sentence mats)
  2. What Kind of Syllable, Part 2 (48 word cards, 4 mats, 1 chart)
  3. Character Cards: Thoughtful (28 cards - 14 of each)
  4. Linking Word Puzzles (28 cards - 14 of each)
  5. Spelling Bee (2 mat options, 60 double-sided cards)
  6. Make A Sentence (24 mats)
  7. Searching for Clues (36 Task Cards)
  8. What If? (36 Prompts)
  9. Accountable Talk Prompts (4 Accountable Talk Categories and 24 Prompts)
  10. QR Codes Research (16 task cards with 5 questions each)


  1. Long Vowel Soccer (5 mats, 60 cards - 12 of each vowel)
  2. Change the Sentence (24 cards)
  3. Character Cards: Citizenship (28 cards - 14 of each)
  4. Make Your Own Recipe (1 mat, 2 idea mats, 30 recipe ideas)
  5. Formal vs. Informal Language (2 mats, 60 cards)
  6. Name It (24 mats)
  7. Cause and Effect (4 mats, 36 cards - 18 of each)
  8. Story Elements: Problem/Solution (16 passages)
  9. What Happened in the Story? (15 comprehension mats)
  10. Reference Sorting (1 anchor chart, 4 mats, 16 cards)


  1. Same Sound (5 puzzles with 9 words each)
  2. R-Controlled Sliders (4 sliders, 40 cards)
  3. Character Cards: Self-Control (28 cards - 14 of each)
  4. Character Swap (16 passages, 30 character choices)
  5. Journal Prompts (1 mat, 24 journal prompts)
  6. Write the Room (1 mat, 12 cards)
  7. Figure It Out (30 cards)
  8. This or That? (1 mat, 24 cards)
  9. Listen and Draw (3 mats, 32 task cards)
  10. Read and Draw (10 drawing mats)


  1. Prefix Flowers
  2. Irregular Words Spelling Bee
  3. Character Cards: Respect
  4. Sequence the Story
  5. Paragraph Editing Mats
  6. Poetry Mats
  7. Metaphors and Similes
  8. Plural Nouns
  9. Read and Draw
  10. Calm Down

August Centers: Coming 7/12/19

September Centers: Coming 8/12/19

October Centers: Coming 9/12/19

November Centers:

  1. Hard and Soft C and G (4 mats, 32 word cards, 32 picture cards)
  2. R-Controlled Vowel Mats (10 passages each with 15 r-controlled words)
  3. Character Cards: Fairness (28 cards - 14 fair, 14 unfair)
  4. Stretch a Sentence (1 anchor chart, 1 mat, 60 prompts - 30 people, 30 things)
  5. Parts of Speech Sort (1 anchor chart, 9 parts of speech cards, 99 cards)
  6. Vivid Verbs (18 verbs, 90 vivid verbs)
  7. Poetry Mats (10 mats)
  8. Non-Fiction Mats (10 passages, 8 diagram options)
  9. What Do You Think? (30 discussion prompts)
  10. Dictionary Skills (6 labels, 30 cards)

December Centers:

  1. Suffix Word Building (12 suffix cards, 56 base word cards, 1 anchor chart)
  2. Compound Word Cones (15 compound word cones, 30 word scoops)
  3. Character Ed: Responsibility (28 cards - 14 responsible, 14 not responsible)
  4. Create Your Own Ending (10 Create Your Own Ending Passages)
  5. Common/Proper Nouns Match-Up (5 mats, 12 common nouns and 12 proper nouns on each mat)
  6. Vivid Verb Sentences (36 sentences, 18 word sliders with 6 verbs on each)
  7. Idiom Mats (24 Idiom Mats)
  8. Fact Finding (10 compare and contrast mats, 2 diagram choices)
  9. Reading Fluency Fun (15 voice cards, 50 sentences)
  10. Glossary Skills (10 glossary mats, 10 comprehension mats)

Monthly Centers Release Schedule:

August Centers: Coming 7/12/19

September Centers: Coming 8/12/19

October Centers: Coming 9/12/19


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