(back cover) 144 Words Your Child Will Spell by the End of Grade 2 As kids progress through second grade, their reading and writing abilities make rapid advances. Using spelling games and related activities, this book focuses on improving your child’s writing and spelling skills, presenting 12 groups of 12 words each. All word groups are structured according to exactly the same phonics skills your child is mastering as part of the second grade curriculum. Word groups include many commonly misspelled words—even some words that people continue to misspell as adults. Spelling exercises are enhanced with fun activities that give kids an opportunity to recognize, use, and write all 144 words correctly. As your child progresses through this book’s pages, you can join in by helping to make sure he or she knows how to proceed at each step of the learning process. The enclosed CD-ROM presents more interactive games and activities to help your child develop grammar and spelling skills.Also Available:200 Words Your Child Will Read by the End of Grade 2Ludewig, Lizabeth L. is the author of '144 Words Your Child Will Spell by the End of Grade 2 ', published 2008 under ISBN 9780764193477 and ISBN 0764193473.