Second Grade Phonics and Word Recognition Worksheets (RF.2.3)

Core Standard RF.2.3: Know and apply grade-level phonics and word analysis skills in decoding words; Distinguish long and short vowels when reading regularly spelled one-syllable words; Know spelling-sound correspondences for additional common vowel teams; Decode regularly spelled two-syllable words with long vowels; Decode words with common prefixes and suffixes; Identify words with inconsistent but common spelling-sound correspondences; Recognize and read grade-appropriate irregularly spelled words.


Count the Syllables

Young students have fun counting syllables while they are practicing phonics and word recognition.


Long and Short Vowels

Following common core standards for 1st and 2nd grades, your student can review long and short vowel sounds in this worksheet


Syllable Counting

Counting syllables can be fun, as students will discover in this colorful worksheet. Phonological awareness skills are also reinforced!

vowel worksheet

Vowel Diagraphs

Students practice phonics and spelling in this worksheet on vowel diagraphs, writing vowels pairs for common words, then identifying the diagraphs.