This unit is for use with the Cumberland County Schools 2nd grade Common Core Unit 2. The unit is designed for students who have a BOY score of E-I. This unit is for small group. It gives the teacher between 10 to 15 days to explicitly teach how to respond to text, dictionary skills and grammar. After reading this unit students should be progressed monitored at the level of J. Projected MOY level should be between H- K as students will be exposed to higher level text in Unit 3. Students who are in the lower grades who read at the levels listed above can benefit from this unit as well.