Category Archive: Grammar

May 30

Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland ~ Grammar

Grammar As part of the free Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland Book Unit, grammar practice covering a number of Common Core State Standards is provided. This practice uses direct quotes from the book as well as sentences based on the book to practice important skills. Three reference guide pages are also provided. Download your grammar printables …

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Jul 02

Pronoun Task Cards

Turn pronoun practice into a game-like activity with these FREE task cards.  This collection of cards are set up to work well with the game Scoot. Also, students do not have to read The Wonderful Wizard of Oz to enjoy using these task cards. In this FREE download, you will receive instructions for playing Scoot, the 28 task …

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Jun 29

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz ~ Chapter 9 “The Queen of the Field Mice”

  Chapter 9 ~ The Queen of the Field Mice As the Tin Woodman and the Scarecrow wait at the edge of the poppy field for Dorothy to awaken, the Tin Woodman sees a wildcat chasing a field mouse. The Tin Woodman swings his axe and chops off the wildcat’s head. The Tin Woodman then learns …

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Jun 22

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz ~ Chapter 8 “The Deadly Poppy Field”

  Chapter 8 ~ The Deadly Poppy Field As the travelers crossed the river on the raft, the current was strong causing the raft to float downstream. The water became deep and their poles could not reach the bottom. Suddenly the Scarecrow gave a mighty push with his pole, and it stuck to the river bottom. …

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Jun 15

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz ~ Chapter 7 “The Journey to the Great Oz”

  Chapter 7 ~ The Journey to the Great Oz The next day’s travels turn into quite an adventure for the group. First they come to a large ditch. After contemplating, Lion figures he can jump the length. One by one Lion carries each member of the party across the ditch. The travelers continue through the …

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Jun 08

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz ~ Chapter 6 “The Cowardly Lion”

  Chapter 6 – The Cowardly Lion As Dorothy, the Scarecrow, and the Tin Woodman walked through the forest, they heard many frightening sounds. All of a sudden a lion burst through the trees knocking Scarecrow and Tin Woodman over. The Lion headed toward Toto, but Dorothy stopped him by slapping the Lion on its nose. …

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Jun 01

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz ~ Chapter 5 “The Rescue of the Tin Woodman”

  Chapter 5 – The Rescue of the Tin Woodman As Dorothy was getting a drink by a stream, she and the Scarecrow heard a groaning sound. When they went to see what was making the sound, Dorothy and the Scarecrow found a man made of tin. The Tin Woodman said he had been rusted for a …

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May 21

Parts of Speech ~ Adjectives

  #1 Posters Free Printable Poster and Banner – Print a poster or banner at Teaching Ideas. Click on the image below to download the pdf version of these adjective posters. #2 Apples to Apples Free Printable  #3 Get Popping  Free Printable (This is meant for first graders, but may be used as an introduction …

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May 07

Parts of Speech ~ Verbs

  It’s a verb. It’s a verb. I. It’s an action word. You can do it. You can do it. It’s a verb.   #1 Free Downloadable Game  Download the “Trio Tenses Matching Game.” #2 Posters Download a free verb poster or banner at Teaching Ideas. Click on the image below to download the pdf …

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Apr 20

Parts of Speech ~ Conjunctions

Conjunctions #1 Printables Download a free poster (called connectives in the UK) at Teaching Ideas. #2 Posters Click on the image to download the pdf version of these posters. #3 Grammar Journals Learn about grammar journals on the Scholastic website. #4 Grammar Lessons from Grammar Lesson: The Subordinating Conjunction Grammar Lesson: Coordinating and Correlative Conjunctions #5 Using …

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