Collective Noun Teacher Resources
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The Common Core Literacy Standards - Grade 2 Posters
Support second graders with mastering the Common Core using this series of classroom displays. With each English language arts standard rewritten as a We can statement and accompanied by images and examples, this resource provides young learners with clear goals for improving their literacy skills.
2nd Language Arts 40 Views 32 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 27 Views 116 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
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 110 Views 1007 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 worksheet, 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 instructional activity, 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 74 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 27 Views 134 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
When Turtle Grew Feathers
Students 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. Students listen to When Turtle Grew Feathers and respond to comprehension questions.
1st - 3rd Social Studies & History 3 Views 58 Downloads