Disney movies is the theme of week 17 of the Grade 2 Spelling Words list.
Here are the disney spelling words:
These spelling words along with previously learned words, allow for the dictation of 8 Disney movies:
- The Lion King
- A Bug’s Life
- Big Hero 6
- The Fox and the Hound
Skills to Learn This Week
As the movies are capitalized, this would be a good week to learn or review proper nouns. Also, it’s worth mentioning to your second graders how smaller words in the middle of a title are often lower case, like “and the” in “The Fox and the Hound.”
Making nouns plural would also be a good thing to review as both “Cars” and “Planes” have an “s” added to its singular form.
Also, as the movie “A Bug’s Life”, contains an apostrophe, it might be a good week to learn about the apostrophe.
Here is a youtube video I found that explains all about the apostrophe:
To prepare them to be able to spell all 8 movies, you may wish to review these previously learned words from Grade 1:
- up – (Week 2)
- big – (Week 22)
Optional Disney Learning Activities
Here are some optional Disney themed learning ideas for those that wish:
Writing letters and greeting cards is the theme of our next week, in week 18.
Master list of these second grade spelling words where you can download a .pdf of all 36 weeks.