Vocabulary Differentiated Reading Passages Activities 2nd Grade Context Clues


Differentiated engaging reading passages with a focus on vocabulary words for your second grade students.  Students will use and highlight context clues to infer meaning of unknown words.

These reading passages have been great for explicit vocabulary teaching and learning.” ~ Teri B.


2nd Grade Reading Comprehension Passages with a focus on:


This set contains fiction passages.

If we want our students to increase their reading comprehension skills, we need to provide opportunities and tools for them to build their vocabulary. Using this product, students will use both their schema and context clues to define unknown words. Using a color key, they will highlight the context clues used to define each bold word within text. These reading passages will teach your students to use context clues to define unknown words. Included are:

  • 24 Reading Comprehension Passages in 2 Levels(12 for each level)
  • 75+ 2nd Grade vocabulary words incorporated
  • Sentence Writing Using New Vocabulary Words
  • Answer Keys


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