88 Spelling Words For a Second Grader - Build Your Quiz Today

Ana Hernandez • May 22, 2024 • 1 min read
Spelling Words For a Second Grader
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From the familiar faces of 20 animals like the regal lion and the graceful owl to the everyday objects found in 40 nouns, such as the towering tree and the tranquil ocean, second graders will embark on a journey through the rich tapestry of language that surrounds them.

Dive deeper into compound words like 'sunflower' and 'toothbrush,' encouraging young spellers to combine familiar elements into new creations. And for those seeking an extra challenge, we've included 10 difficult words—from the elusive 'February' to the perplexing 'Subtle'—perfect for aspiring wordsmiths eager to push their spelling skills to new heights. Join us on this educational voyage as we explore the wonders of language together!

20 Animals For a Second Grade Spelling Test

  • Dog

  • Bird

  • Fish

  • Frog

  • Lion

  • Deer

  • Goat

  • Bee

  • Wolf

  • Owl

  • Seal

  • Horse

  • Sheep

  • Rabbit

  • Snake

  • Whale

  • Eagle

  • Rhino

  • Zebra

  • Panda

40 Nouns For Your Second Grader To Spell

  • Tree

  • Flower

  • Grass

  • Rock

  • Sun

  • Moon

  • Star

  • Cloud

  • Rain

  • Snow

  • Wind

  • House

  • Car

  • Boat

  • Train

  • Bike

  • Ball

  • Doll

  • Book

  • Hat

  • Shirt

  • Pants

  • Shoes

  • Sock

  • Chair

  • Table

  • Desk

  • Lamp

  • Clock

  • Door

  • Window

  • Key

  • Phone

  • Computer

  • School

  • Playground

  • Park

  • Beach

  • Ocean

  • Mountain

20 Compound Words For Second Graders Spelling Practice

  • Baseball

  • Rainbow

  • Pancake

  • Playground

  • Toothbrush

  • Sunflower

  • Homework

  • Backpack

  • Bedroom

  • Jellyfish

  • Raincoat

  • Skateboard

  • Cupcake

  • Hairbrush

  • Popcorn

  • Moonlight

  • Firefly

  • Football

  • Mailbox

  • Snowman

8 Difficult Words For Extra Credit At The End

  • Furniture

  • February

  • Parallel

  • Weird

  • Yacht

  • Subtle

  • Dinosaur

  • Biscuit

Whether it's practicing spelling on a sunny afternoon or tackling a new word before bedtime, may the joy of language continue to inspire curiosity, creativity, and lifelong learning. Until next time, happy spelling!