2ND GRADE WRITING
2nd Grade - Writing
By the end of the school year, your child is expected to:
Develop confidence as a writer.
Recognize words that should be capitalized:
- days of the week
- months of the year
- first words in sentences
- names of special people and places
Understand when to use specific punctuation marks:
. period - end of telling a sentence
? question mark - and of an asking sentence
! exclamation point - end of an exciting sentence
Write in complete sentences.
Produce stories of 5 or more related sentences with a flow from beginning to end.
use detail in writing.
Sequence events of own writing. Tie the thoughts together.
Write answers to questions.
Write about what is observed.
Write a story with a beginning, middle, and ending.
Write notes and invitations.
Write a descriptive paragraph.
Write about experiences.
Begin to revise and edit own writi