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Meet Your Neighbor: Action Verbs
Get your kids moving on the first day of school! This action verb activity doesn't have to be used as an ice breaker, but it sure will work as one. Simply place pairs of cards face-side down on the carpet, each with an action verb written on its front.
K - 1st Language Arts 38 Views 112 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Action Verbs: ESL Lesson 1
Verbs are so exciting, especially action verbs! Jump into action and get your ESL class fluent in using and identifying verbs in sentences. They participate in three different activities that will help them define what action verbs are, how to locate them in sentence, and how to use them correctly.
4th English Language Development 124 Views 318 Downloads
As you are teaching the parts of speech, introduce your action verbs lesson with this helpful PowerPoint. The 19 slides in this presentation walk students through the different types of action verbs, including: present, past, and future tense, as well as helping verbs.
3rd - 5th English Language Development 12 Views 266 Downloads
Parts of Speech Review
Practice all of the parts of speech with a pair of review exercises. The first exercise focuses on identification and asks pupils to note down the part of speech of all the underlined words. The second exercise is similar to a Mad Lib™ and includes many spaces to fill in.
6th - 10th Language Arts 125 Views 97 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Linking Verbs Worksheet
It's easy to mix up action verbs and linking verbs, so invite your class to practice with a quick exercise. The sentences here tell a fun story about why a particular pupil couldn't do her homework, and include plenty of verbs to examine. In each sentence, at least one verb is bolded.
5th - 9th Language Arts 19 Views 23 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Reviewing Basic Sentence Patterns: Lesson 5
Review (or introduce) the structure of simple sentences with this presentation. It covers linking verbs, action verbs, subject complements, and how they all come together to form complete sentences. Slides 44-53 include a practice activity.
7th - 9th Language Arts 12 Views 40 Downloads
New Review Verbs
Verbs, verbs, verbs. Action verbs, state of being verbs, linking verbs, helping verbs, transitive and intransitive verbs, and even the tense of verbs are the subject of a colorful 29-slide PowerPoint. Activities and practice exercises are included.
3rd - 6th Language Arts 3 Views 0 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
What type of verb is catch? How about become? Find out if your learners can distinguish between action verbs, helping verbs, and linking verbs with a grammar exercise. Students label each of the underlined verbs in the 14 sentences provided here.
7th - 10th Language Arts 20 Views 19 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Parts of Speech- Verbs (Action and Linking)
The identification of action verbs and linking verbs is the focus of the language art lesson presented here. In it, learners engage in a wide variety of activities such as; identifying verbs via flashcards, playing action verb bingo, using computer games to find verbs, completing worksheets (embedded in the plan) for homework, and taking a final assessment on these two types of verbs.
3rd - 5th Language Arts 146 Views 362 Downloads
Action Verb Lesson
Second graders become familiar with action verbs through the reading of To Root, To Toot, to Parachute: What is a Verb? In this action word lesson plan, 2nd graders analyze sentences for the action verb. Students watch a video and complete a worksheet.
2nd 21st Century Skills 38 Views 178 Downloads
Action Verbs and Linking Verbs
In this recognizing action verbs and linking verbs worksheet, students identify and label the verbs in sentences, complete sentences using forms of be verbs, and write sentences using at least one action verb and one linking verb. Students write sixteen answers.
2nd - 4th Language Arts 11 Views 244 Downloads
In this recognizing action verbs worksheet, learners identify the word that tells what someone or something does in sentences. They fill in blanks with verbs to complete sentences, and complete a review and assessment. Students answer eighteen questions.
1st - 2nd English Language Development 12 Views 207 Downloads
Spice Up Your Writing Using Action Verbs
Challenge your class to use their verbs wisely. Action verbs can add an extra dimension to writing, as this presentation demonstrates. Writers revise a paragraph with the teacher in order to improve the verb choice. For homework, they get a second try to improve the verb choice.
8th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 7 Downloads
Two Sentence Patterns Built on Action: Lesson 3
Students are on the way to writing greatness with this bright and boldgrammar presentation, which guides even the most reluctant grammarian though a lesson about how to identify and add direct and indirect objects. Though it seems long at 94 slides, keep in mind that nearly all slides are doubled (the first with a question, the second with an answer) and that the last six slides include a student activity.
6th - 10th Language Arts 3 Views 25 Downloads
Preparation for Common Assessment #1
Need a grammar assessment? Whether used as homework, a pre-test, or a formal assessment, this worksheet will give you a good reading of learners’ understanding of the parts of speech. Definitions and examples of each term are given and young grammarians are asked to provide six examples of each term.
6th - 8th Language Arts 11 Views 19 Downloads
Pendemonium: The Great African Surfari
Young scholars discover the importance of matching verbs to their subjects through a discussion of a whimsical video on verb agreement and a read aloud of the book, "To Root, To Toot To Parachute". They practice verb agreement in sentences and then play an action verb pantomime game.
3rd - 5th Language Arts 12 Views 146 Downloads
Helping Verbs: Grammar for ESL/ELL
English language learners act out verbs, discuss their importance in constructing grammatically correct sentences, and then learn about helping verbs. They use helping verbs in a sentence then discuss how they are different from action verbs.
3rd - 6th English Language Development 28 Views 196 Downloads