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A New Day - Benjamin Starkey

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A video of Benjamin Starkey's awarding winning book. >
Extension Activities

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Second Grade Writing Lessons
Second Grade Writing Lessons with Examples

Writing Prompts for Various Ages
Can Teach

The Teacher Source

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Writing Topics (for First - Twelfth Graders)

Everyday Writing from Education World
http://www.education-world.com/a_curr/curr144.shtml
Scroll down for daily writing prompts with a monthly theme

Create a Writing Project
Read Write Think's "
Interactive Printing Press" lets you create and print a project. The project can be a a booklet, a flyer, a newspaper or a brochure.

Alabama Course of Study
Alabama State Course of Study for Second Grade English Language Arts
1.) Demonstrate phonological skills, including manipulating sounds and words of the English language and identifying syllables in two- and three-syllable words.
3.) Exhibit vocabulary skills, including explaining simple common antonyms and synonyms and using descriptive words. 6.) Differentiate among folktales, tall tales, fables, realistic fiction, and other narrative texts.
8.) Organize sentences into a paragraph to address a topic or tell a story.
9.) Demonstrate correct use of question marks and capitalization of names, months, days of the week, and holidays in written expression.
10.) Use concrete nouns and action verbs in written communication.
14.) Respond to various types of literature read aloud.
More Episodes OF PBS Kids Go! Writers Contest

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Education Sponsors

IQ Learning Network
  • Alpha Foundation
  • Daniel Foundation of Alabama
  • Hugh Kaul Foundation
  • Monte L. Moorer Foundation
  • Sybil H. Smith Charitable Trust
Web-Interactive Field Trips
  • Alabama Humanities Foundation
    A state program of the National Endowment for the Humanities
  • Robert Meyer Foundation
  • The Stephens Foundation
  • Wells Fargo Foundation
e-Learning for Educators/ APT Learn Online
  • Community Foundation of Greater Birmingham
  • U.S. Department of Education
STEM Education Initiative
  • Ann & Alfred F. Delchamps, Jr. Charitable Fund
  • BBVA Compass Bank
  • Beverly and Gary Cooper Charitable Fund
  • Community Foundation of South Alabama
  • Corporation for Public Broadcasting
General Educational Support
  • Alabama Department of Human Resources
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Books-A-Million
  • Honda Manufacturing of Alabama
  • Publix
  • Wells Fargo
PBS Kids Programs
  • Alabama Power
  • Books-A-Million
  • Children's of Alabama
  • Publix
  • US Space & Rocket Center
American Graduate
  • Corporation for Public Broadcasting
Southern Education Desk
  • Corporation for Public Broadcasting