RL.2.1 Ask and Answer Questions



This RL.2.1 Ask and Answer Questions unit is packed full of standards-based lesson plans, professionally Lexiled passages, and activities to use while you are teaching the standard RL 2.1. If you are not teaching Common Core, then the unit is still valuable to use when teachings students to answer questions using the text and to ask themselves questions while reading.

*There is now a digital component included in this resource. The passages and graphic organizers are now created in Google Slides. You can get access to the digital versions on page 5 of the PDF. (The lesson plans, small group activities, and assessments are not digitally converted at this time.)*

Please check out the preview to see ALL that you’re getting!

In the RL.2.1 pack you will receive:

  • 3 Mini Lessons
  • 6 Graphic Organizers
  • 13 Lexile leveled Passages (levels listed below)
  • 4 Interactive Pieces (for notebook or plain paper)
  • 8 Task Cards for 4 Stories (or to use with any text)
  • 1 Summative Assessment
  • Answer Keys for certain lesson plan activities, all passages, and assessment

The reading passages and assessments are now professionally leveled by Lexile.

  • Nothing to Do- 570L
  • Snowman Contest- 540L
  • The Sleepy Hedgehog- 520L
  • Brit in Ballet- 620L
  • Kick it to Kari- 450L
  • Ben’s Baseball Game- 590L
  • Down on the Farm- 580L
  • The Picnic- 490L
  • Looking at Bugs- 670L
  • Buying Bonnie- 590L
  • Jump Rope Star- 570L
  • In the Computer Lab- 530L
  • The Big Test- 480L
  • Assessment Reading #1- 480L
  • Assessment Reading #2- 460L

*Update– A few lessons have been changed, and 3 new passages have been added, so that there are more differences between 1st and 2nd grade sets. The 1st Grade version of this standard has similar activities, but there are different topics.*

Ask and answer such questions as who, what, where, when, why, and how to demonstrate understanding of key details in a text.

If you’re interested in using only the digital versions of the passages and graphic organizers, you can buy the 2nd Grade Digital bundle here. This only comes with digital versions of the passages and graphic organizers.

This RL.2.1 Ask and Answer Questions unit purchase is for one single classroom only.
If you’re interested in sharing with other classrooms, make sure to buy the extra licenses. If you are interested in a site license, please contact me for a quote at [email protected].

SAVE BIG! Buy this pack in 2 possible bundles.
Click here for the READING bundle.
Click here for the ELA ALL-YEAR curriculum bundle.