Second Grade Writing Assessment
A Day at School
Read the information in the box. Then do the writing activity.
Think about a normal day at school. Describe a typical day. Describe your favorite subjects Describe your friendships Describe what you are looking forward to learning
Be sure to use sensory and action words in your descriptions.
Be sure your writing has a beginning, middle, and an end.
Use the web on the next page to help you plan your writing.
If you need more paper to plan your writing, ask your teacher.
Describe your favorite subjects
Describe your friendships Describe what you are looking
A Day At School
forward to learning
Use your ideas to write your story. Check your writing for correct grammar, punctuation, and capitalization. Use the
editing checklist to help you with your writing.
Now check your writing using this Editing Checklist.
Editing Checklist Have you started each sentence with a capital letter? Have you capitalized names of people and places?
ation mark? n word (verb)?
Have you ended each sentence with the correct punctutio Does the subject of your sentence agree with the ac
o Examples: Tom plays at the park. o They play at the park.
Ha ve you written complete sentences?
Teacher_________________________________________A Day at SchoolPre-Writing ActivityDescribe your favorite subjectsUse your ideas to write your story.