Master Skills English, grade 2is the perfect workbook to help children "master" the English skills necessary to succeed in school! Designed by educational experts, specifically for children in second grade, this essential workbook teaches children basic English concepts and skills and then offers a variety of activities for skill-and-drill practice. Featuring 128 pages of challenging lesson content with real-life applications, easy-to-understand directions and a complete answer key. Skills taught include: Beginning & ending consonants Consonant blends Short & long vowels Vowel combinations Alphabetical order Compound words Synonyms, antonyms, and homophones Nouns, verbs, adjectives Suffixes & prefixes Punctuation TheMaster Skills serieshas drawn national acclaim for its vivid illustrations, challenging lesson content and real-life applications. It spans grades K through 6 in six key subject areas, reading comprehension, English, math, reading, spelling & writing, and thinking skills. It is the perfect workbook series to teach children learning fundamentals.Gerber, Carole is the author of 'English Grade 2' with ISBN 9781561890224 and ISBN 1561890227.