Collective Noun Teacher Resources
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Gender in the Classroom by Deborah Tannen
Bring some informational text into your high school classroom with this learning exercise. As your pupils read Gender in the Classroom by Deborah Tannen, provide them with this analysis sheet. They study specific quotations and sections of the text to delve deeper into gender issues in the classroom.
10th - 12th Language Arts 4 Views 21 Downloads
What does your class know about nouns? Help them practice with six related grammar practice exercises. The exercises focus heavily on the different types of nouns and ask pupils to identify and use specific types of nouns. Check out the useful chart with definitions and examples of common, proper, concrete, abstract, singular, plural, collective, compound, and possessive nouns to help learners with these exercises.
5th - 8th Language Arts 101 Views 100 Downloads
What's In a Noun: Grammar and Usage
Nine lessons in a grammar and usage unit provide endless opportunities for drill and practice. Topics include the four types of sentences, subject and predicates, nouns, verbs, adjectives, pronouns, adverbs and prepositions, conjunctions and interjections, as well as capitalization and punctuation.
5th - 8th Language Arts 108 Views 1005 Downloads
Kinds of Nouns
Here’s a presentation that could be used to introduce your class members to nouns, or as a review of this part of speech. Definitions of the various types (common, proper, concrete, abstract, collective, and compound) are followed by examples of each type.
4th - 7th Language Arts 13 Views 28 Downloads
Stop That Run-On!
Writers practice eliminating run-on sentences in their writing. They read examples of run-on sentences printed on sentence strips. They then identify where the sentence should end and cut the sentence strip. Then have learners rewrite the edited sentences in their notebook.
1st - 5th Language Arts 27 Views 180 Downloads
Subject and Verb Agreement
Build a strong grammatical foundation with knowledge of subject and verb agreement. The slide show provided here lays out eight rules of subject and verb agreement, with examples for each rule. Cover a rule a day with a warm-up activity or mini-lesson.
8th - 12th Language Arts 5 Views 6 Downloads
What is an antecedent? Introduce your class to pronouns and antecedents with this four-slide PowerPoint. First they are defined, and then a few examples are provided. The final slide has a 10-sentence practice opportunity to see if your class is getting the hang of it!
6th - 8th Language Arts 14 Views 21 Downloads
Students, after reading along and listening to "The Smartest Giant in Town" by Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffer ," answer concept questions as well as review their animal and clothing vocabulary list in conjunction with practicing rhyming sounds, analyze the grammar lesson on have/has got for possession.
1st - 3rd Language Arts 3 Views 5 Downloads
"A" is the Answer
Challenge your High school learners by asking them to investigate these trivia questions. The must use the internet to discover the answers. All sorts of questions are asked: everything from questions about famous people, inventions, entertainment, and important dates in history.
9th - 12th 21st Century Skills 3 Views 4 Downloads
Vocabulary Elementary School
In this vocabulary learning exercise, students answer 30 questions on two pages with varied vocabulary building exercises. Included are: similes, idioms, collective nouns and meaning matching. Note: Some vocabulary here is only standard in the UK and would not be familiar to other students.
3rd - 4th Language Arts 3 Views 9 Downloads
Pendemonium - The Ink on the Sphinx
Students define and identify nouns. In this nouns lesson, students watch a video and review proper and common nouns before constructing a noun pyramid. They present their noun pyramids to the class and add them to a bulletin board.
3rd - 5th Language Arts 15 Views 73 Downloads
Anansi and the Sky Kingdom
Second graders investigate African Culture by reading a popular book. In this reading comprehension lesson, 2nd graders read Anansi and the Sky Kingdom, while answering many questions on the book and filling out worksheets. Students may perform a reenactment scene from the story or give a persuasive speech about a topic from the book.
2nd Visual & Performing Arts 10 Views 40 Downloads
Learning Grammar Through Wordplay
Students read an article from the New York Times and discuss the content. In this vocabulary lesson, students collaborate in small groups to select interesting nouns and verbs to define and share with the class, after reviewing the parts of speech.
6th - 12th Language Arts 26 Views 132 Downloads
Learning Grammar Through Wordplay
Young scholars use wordplay to investigate the grammatical components of a sentence. They read a New York Times article by analyzing the writer's use of nouns and verbs in the article and then constructing original sentences using those words in different contexts.
6th - 12th Language Arts 14 Views 57 Downloads
Module 5: Being Concerned About People
Young scholars complete a 33 page module about being concerned about others. In this caring about others lesson module, students read about how to care about others, read selections, complete word work and a worksheet.
9th - 10th Language Arts 7 Views 22 Downloads
When Turtle Grew Feathers
Learners explore the Choctaw Native American tribe. In this cross curriculum literacy and U.S. history lesson, students locate where the Choctaw Indians lived on a United States map. Learners listen to When Turtle Grew Feathers and respond to comprehension questions.
1st - 3rd Social Studies & History 3 Views 58 Downloads