2nd Grade Common Core Resources
These tasks are grade-level formative performance assessment tasks aligned to the Common Core State Standards for Mathematics. Some have accompanying scoring rubrics and discussion of student work samples. Others, such as the Dana Center Early Mathematics Tasks, connect to children’s literature.
You may download and use these tasks for professional development purposes without modifying the tasks.
- Operations and Algebraic Thinking (OA)
Number and Operations in Base Ten (NBT)
Inside Problem Solving
Got Your Number (2.NBT.A.1, 2.NBT.A.4, 2.NBT.B.5)
Miles of Tiles (2.NBT.B.5)
Performance Assessment Tasks
Apple Farm Field Trip (2.NBT.5, 2.NBT.6)
Carol's Numbers (2.NBT.)
Peanuts and Ducks (2.NBT.5, 2.NBT.7)
Pocket Money (2.NBT.5, 2.NBT.6)
Sheep and Ducks (2.NBT.5)
Dana Center Early Math Tasks
One Hungry Monster, the Eleventh Hour (Series) (2.NBT.1, 2.NBT.3, 2.NBT.8, 2.NBT.9)
- Measurement and Data (MD)
- Geometry (G)
2nd Grade Math - Word Problem Clues
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