TN State Vocabulary

TN State Vocabulary  

Language Arts

2nd Grade

Adjective

Adverb

Pronoun

Dictionary

Encyclopedia

Fiction

Nonfiction

Folktale

Fables

Discussion

Main idea

Message

Predicting

Prewrite

Draft

Edit

Publish

Author’s purpose

Table of contents

Glossary

Singular

Plural

Plot

Punctuation (e.g., comma,

semi-colon, etc.)

Base (root) word

Prefixes

Suffixes

 

Math

2nd Grade

Associative property

Base-ten system

Commutative property

Dimensions

Distance

Dollar

Elapsed time/time interval

Equivalent

Event

Expanded form

Extend

Foot

Fraction

Inch

Interpret

Kilogram

Likely/unlikely

Meter/centimeter

Multiplication

One-fourth

One-third

Outcome

Perimeter

Pound

Quarter-hour

Reflect

Rotate

Second (time)

Set

Symmetry

Table

Transformations

Transitive

Translate

Unknown

Yard

Science

2nd Grade

Celsius/Fahrenheit

compare/contrast

depend

dissolve

distance

Earth resource

energy

evaporation

fossil

habitat

infer

investigate

observation

offspring

organism

parent

reasoning

renewable/non-renewable

scientific inquiry

scientist

similarities/differences

sound

temperature pattern

transform

type

universe

vibration

 

Social Studies

2nd Grade

Authority

Climate

County

Custom

Conflict

Decision

Duty

Growth

Government

Justice

Landmark

Privilege

Qualifications

Rural

Urban

Services

Goods

Settlement

Symbol

Tradition

Volunteer

Time line

Contribution

Economy

Consumer

Producer

Events

History

Natural resources

River

Map key