Collective Noun Teacher Resources
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Learning Grammar Through Wordplay
Students 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 10 Views 55 Downloads
When is a Noun a Verb? Examining Double Duty Words
Act and act, address and address...there are so many words in our dictionary that can function as nouns or verbs. Start this lesson by having your class list as many as they possibly can. When an adequate list presents itself, have your class members write sentences with a couple of them, using them as both a verb and a noun.
7th - 12th Language Arts 20 Views 67 Downloads
Many Luscious Lollipops
Youngsters read the book, Many Luscious Lollipops and identify the descriptive words used throughout the text. In class discussions they practice describing the pictures they see in the text before they pick an object of their own to describe by using adjectives.
K - 2nd Language Arts 3 Views 45 Downloads
When Turtle Grew Feathers
Students explore the Choctaw Native American tribe. In this cross curriculum literacy and U.S. history lesson plan, students locate where the Choctaw Indians lived on a United States map. Students listen to When Turtle Grew Feathers and respond to comprehension questions.
1st - 3rd Social Studies & History 3 Views 58 Downloads
Why is it so tricky for kids to write sentences in which the subject and verb agree? Help your middle schoolers master those tricky cases that involve words like the team, the class, etc. After looking at the examples given, use the last two slides to assess their ability to apply the general guidelines you've given them.
6th - 8th Language Arts 8 Views 17 Downloads
Perfect for a middle school classroom, this two-page reference guide introduces subject-verb agreement and gives 10 specific explanations and examples. Then, independently, attempt the 15 sentences that follow. Learners must select the correct verbs to complete each sentence, paying attention to the subject.
7th - 8th Language Arts 65 Views 157 Downloads
Rules of Thumb for Pronoun Reference and Antecedent Agreement
Reinforce pronoun-antecedent agreement by going through this presentation. Thirty-eight slides give examples of common mistakes when choosing pronouns and how to fix these mistakes. Nouns and pronouns are highlighted making them easy to discern and check the agreement.
9th - 12th Language Arts 5 Views 35 Downloads
Pronouns and Antecedents
When should you use a singular antecedent to agree with a collective pronoun? Give this review sheet to your class to clear up this common grammar mistake. Twenty questions challenge young readers to identify the correct pronoun using context clues.
8th - 10th Language Arts 14 Views 106 Downloads
All in the Family
Young scholars develop family genealogy charts in search of noticeable genetic relationships between relatives. They research their family and write a reflection on the genetic relationships between individuals on the chart.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 12 Views 11 Downloads
Subject-Verb Agreement Rules
In this subject verb agreement worksheet, young scholars read information about subject-verb agreement and then identify the correct verb in a sentence, practice using delayed subjects, and underline the verb that agrees with the subject in compound sentences.
7th - 8th Language Arts 63 Views 245 Downloads
Language Skill Boosters Grade 6
For this language and vocabulary worksheet, students fill in the missing letters in 20 words, using the meaning in the brackets. All words are adjectives that end with "-ful". Students then complete 40 varied exercises that include: verbs, word meanings, homophones, abbreviations, synonyms and adjectives.
6th - 7th Language Arts 15 Views 167 Downloads
Gender in the Classroom by Deborah Tannen
Bring some informational text into your high school classroom with this worksheet. 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