Tag Archive: grammar

May 21

Parts of Speech ~ Adjectives

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     #1 Posters Free Printable Poster and Banner – Print an adjective 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 …

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May 07

Parts of Speech ~ Verbs

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  It’s a verb. It’s a verb. 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

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  #1 Printables Download a free conjunction 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 Education.com Grammar Lesson: The Subordinating Conjunction Grammar Lesson: Coordinating and Correlative Conjunctions #5 …

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Apr 06

Parts of Speech ~ Adverbs

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   #1 Printables  Download a free adverb poster or banner at Teaching Ideas.     #2 Adverb Games The Teach This Site includes instructions and printables to complete several adverb activities.  #3 Walk the Walk Charades – An Adverb Game Full instructions are on  Scholastic.com.   #4 Posters  Click on the image to download the pdf …

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Mar 23

Parts of Speech ~ Prepositions

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      #1 Printables Download a free preposition poster or banner at Teaching Ideas.     #2 Posters Click on the image to download the pdf version of the preposition posters.    #3 Preposition Songs   #4 Dice Game [Note: This game can be played with any part of speech.]  Set Up Prepare a list of sentence …

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Mar 16

Parts of Speech ~ Interjections

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  #1  Introduction Lesson  When teaching interjections for the first time to a class I like to begin with this activity. . . . I ask the class to imagine they are at a football game. [You can change this to basketball, baseball, etc. depending on the season.] I ask the students to tell me some …

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Feb 09

Parts of Speech ~ Nouns

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  Something to think about . . . . Prepositions and interjections are like the glue in our sentences. These short words are taught as early as kindergarten using flashcards. Whether you use the Dolch list, STAR, or some other list, students learn these words in the primary grades. Likewise, pronouns are taught at an …

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Feb 02

Parts of Speech ~ Pronouns

      #1 Posters  Download a free pronoun poster or banner at Teaching Ideas. #2 Printables from Brian Cleary     #3 More Posters  Click on the image to download a pdf version of the posters.    #4 Play Ball! A Pronoun Lesson  Check out this lesson from Education World.   #5 Teaching Pronouns with …

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Nov 11

Teaching Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

 Charlie and the hocolate Factory Charlie Bucket comes from a poor family where having seconds of a watered down soup on Sundays is a real treat. After finding a dollar lying in the street, Charlie buys a Wonka’s Whipple-Scrumptious Fudgemallow Delight and finds the golden ticket that allows him to tour Wonka’s Chocolate Factory. Charlie …

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