Sample weeks, a Scope and Sequence, a CCSS correlation, and several helpful documents are available to download and print at the end of this landing page.
"Our second grade team loves, loves, loves this DLI! It hits so many skills and is grade-level appropriate. It is a quick and easy way to incorporate daily skills. We love how it spirals and reinforces previous concepts. The new strand on complete sentences is an exciting addition to this already wonderful program."
C. Jacquinot- 2nd grade teacher, Traut Elementary
We've been listening...
Features of the 2016 Grade 2 edition:
New Strand: complete sentences
New skills strengthen the alignment to the CCSS:
Enhanced skills offer more depth to these areas:
This edition provides even more support to your second graders as they transition to third grade.
Daily Language Instruction
DLI for Grade 2 is a focused, stand-alone resource that specifically addresses writing conventions: capitalization, punctuation, grammar, and usage.
DLI offers five distinct advantages when compared to other language resources:
DLI focuses on one new skill each week.
|DLI is quick and effective.
Plan 5-10 minutes a day to complete the daily practice Monday-Thursday.
DLI is age-appropriate and is the perfect complement to Writing Workshop.
The quick DLI tasks allow you to keep authentic writing center stage.
Grade 2 Book
30 weeks of mini-lessons to launch the skill instruction
The Grade 2 Book-494 spiral bound pages
Click on the links below to download the following documents.
Grade 2-DLI Educator Bundle
(DLI Book + DLI Student Tasks Days 1-4 on a USB Drive)
*Enhance your instruction by adding a USB drive to your DLI book.
*Project daily tasks on any interactive whiteboard or display them on an LCD projector.
*Distribute daily tasks digitally and save paper.
*Post the PDF documents on the USB drive to secure platforms like Google Classroom.
(See details below.)
Included on the USB drive: Days 1-4 of student practice tasks in pdf format. The documents on the USB drive correlate with the print edition.
Not included on the USB drive: teacher resource sections (mini-lessons), Day 5 and pre-post assessments, keys, and spelling lists. All of these items are all available in your DLI book.
Permitted: The PDF files on the USB drive may be posted digitally for online access by your students in a platform such as Google Classroom, but ONLY if access is fully secured. This access must be limited to the teacher's own students and not be accessible to other teachers and/or students.
Not permitted: The PDF files on the USB drive may not be uploaded to teacher, school, or personal websites or transmitted via the Internet.
Click here for a summary of USB drive information.
Click here for DLI USB drive FAQs.
USB drives may be purchased ONLY in conjunction with the purchase of a book as part of an Educator Bundle.
To add a USB drive to a previous book purchase, please call Hogback Press directly- 303-697-4001. We will locate your book purchase and enter the transaction manually.