“Friday Quiz”, Literacy, Grade 2, 3


Friday Quiz starts with a short story. Linda and her mother talk about what happened in class. It targets words beginning with qu-. It’s followed by a Word Study and Text Study. Plenty of extended reading in this 3-page item. Allow 3 half-hour sittings with the child. There is: extended reading with an adult, targeted vocabulary, high frequency words, punctuation marks, review questions, and discussion and writing with adult guidance.

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Friday Quiz

Friday Quiz is a lesson bundle for Grades 2 and 3 with a short story about Friday afternoon in class. It targets words beginning with qu.   It includes:

  • a story about Ms Black’s quiz on Friday afternoon,
  • words beginning with qu such as quiz and question.
  • punctuation marks,
  • rhyming words to learn spelling groups, and
  • questions for discussion and writing.

It’s great for Grade 2 and 3, and parents or other adults teaching on a one to one basis or in small groups. Let the text and tasks guide you in leading the student through. Below are links to a similar package and a Page that will give you the clues you need.

This pack has a bent towards girls. It is about a child who thinks she has seen a fairy in the garden – but may not!

This Post provides hints on how to teach this age group. Note that because this product is for both Grade 2 and 3, there is an overlap. Your child could be more Grade 2 than 3. Teaching Grade 3 Literacy, Helpful Hints

Lots to read with practical advice. Here’s another one: Teaching Grade 3 Literacy, Home School

The Fry Word Lists, written by Professor Fry is easy to download and easy to use. Here is the link:

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