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Grade 2: Language: Reading

A selection of resources available to support teaching and learning the Ontario Curriculum expectations for Grade 2 Language.


VLC Bookmark

Logins for all VLC databases are found on the back of the VLC Bookmark.

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Teacher Resources for Reading Strategies

Top Picks

Want to learn more? Try these eBooks & eBook Databases!

Book Suggestions: Books about Reading

These are just some of the books listed in the UCDSB Destiny Catalogue. They may not be available in your particular school.  Feel free to contact your Learning Commons Informationist for assistance in obtaining these materials.

Suggested Search Terms for Destiny: 


K-Gr. 6: Ask Us/Demande Moi

K-Gr. 6: How do I find out about my topic?

K-Gr. 6: Games & Databases

Newspapers, Magazines, Encyclopedias and Dictionaries


Organize your ideas:

What is Mind-Mapping?

Mind mapping is a way to organize your ideas. It is used to help you brainstorm ideas. Brainstorming is just thinking of creative ideas to help you answer a question or solve a problem.

Mind Mapping Tools for You:

Inspiration software

Don't forget Inspiration and Kidspiration software found on all UCDSB computers.  This program is for visual learning: 

graphic organizers, concept mapping, mind mapping, outlining, webbing, and plots and graphs.