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Identify and use prepositions to describe how objects relate to one another. Each child draws a house and then draws items in, around, on, and under the house to demonstrate different prepositions. Written descriptions accompany their illustrations.
3rd - 6th Language Arts 45 Views 244 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Prepositional phrases are the focus of a worksheet that asks learners to identify the preposition, the prepositional phrases, and the object of the preposition in each of the provided sentences. In addition, pupils are asked to combine two sentences into one by using a prepositional phrase.
6th - 8th Language Arts 34 Views 75 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
New Review Vocabulary Unit 4.3: Prepositions and Geographical Features
Explore movement verbs and geographical features with a vocabulary worksheet. Kids complete fill-in-the-blanks and matching activities to practice pairing verbs with prepositions and different geological words.
4th - 8th Language Arts 6 Views 8 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
New Review Vocabulary Unit 4.2: Prepositions and Geographical Features
Use a crossword puzzle and a matching activity to reinforce vocabulary about movement and geographical features. The worksheet also includes an exercise about prepositions such as across, through, and into.
4th - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 2 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
New Review Language Focus and Vocabulary Unit 4.1: Past Continuous and Prepositions
Study verb tense, prepositions, and geographical features from around the word in one learning exercise. After choosing between was and were in several sentences, as well as deciding whether they should use the past tense or past continuous (progressive) tense, kids match prepositions with appropriate verbs and use a word bank to describe various geographical features, such as Niagra Falls and the Gobi Desert.
4th - 8th Language Arts 5 Views 6 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Language Focus and Vocabulary Unit One: Pronouns and Prepositions
Focus on relative pronouns and prepositions with a grammar practice worksheet. After filling in blanks from a work bank, kids move on to a crossword puzzle about activities and hobbies that they may enjoy.
5th - 8th Language Arts 7 Views 6 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Phrases and Clauses Worksheet
There are many different types of clauses and phrases, and your class can practice them while reading and adding to a story about Grammar Man and his battle with the Fragmenter, the Cell Phony, and other grammar villains! For the first section here, pupils identify adverb clauses, adjective clauses, prepositional phrases, participial phrases, gerund phrases, infinitive phrases, appositives, and absolute phrases.
7th - 12th Language Arts 102 Views 86 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
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 131 Views 103 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Prepositions are an important part of descriptive writing. Have your fourth graders fill in the blanks with prepositions from a word bank, then write ten sentences with the remaining words. For extra practice, partner your class up and have them describe where their partner is, or where different items in the classroom are located.
3rd - 5th Language Arts 55 Views 101 Downloads CCSS: Designed
After reviewing the different purposes of prepostions and many examples, the class can practice using them in sentences. While little direction is provided in the plan, this is a fantastic resource for teachers looking for a simple reference sheet to use when presenting a lesson plan on prepositions.
5th - 8th Language Arts 18 Views 111 Downloads
What is a preposition? You can't possibly understand prepositional phrases without first learning prepositions. Start by reading the informative paragraph at the top of the page. An example is also included. This is a great introduction to prepositional phrases after one has mastered the part of speech.
6th - 8th Language Arts 112 Views 317 Downloads
Prepositions Can Show Positions in Space
Answer the questions where and when with this handy prepositions worksheet. Twelve questions contain prepositional phrases for your class to find and label; the first one is completed as an example. The resource includes an answer key on the second page.
7th - 9th Language Arts 43 Views 138 Downloads
Introduce common prepositions to your middle schoolers. The top half of the first sheet describes a preposition, lists common prepositions, and displays the object of a preposition in an example sentence. After reading the information page, help your class identify the preposition and object of the preposition in each of 20 sentences.
6th - 9th Language Arts 54 Views 206 Downloads
Prepositions and Prepositional Phrases
The first two pages of a lesson on prepositional phrases can be a handy reference guide for your middle school learners. After reviewing the definition and examples for these phrases, kids then view a slide show to practice their grammar skills.
7th - 9th Language Arts 90 Views 145 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Fear of Flying
A bird that's afraid of flying? See what happens to this character when it's time to fly south. Over the course of the lesson, pupils discuss fears in general, share their fears, make predictions about the film, and view the film. The resource includes sample fear sentences that use adjective and preposition combinations as well as questions to ask throughout the lesson.
9th - 12th Language Arts 4 Views 3 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Complete grammar activities including identifying prepositions, expanding sentences using prepositional phrases, and distinguishing prepositions and adverbs. Small groups analyze the last three lines of the Gettysburg Address using their understanding of the parts of speech studied.
5th - 8th Language Arts 32 Views 883 Downloads
The Prepositional Phrase as a Modifier
Tired of reading the same basic sentence structure in your students' writing? Help them vary their sentences with this slideshow, which teachers viewers about inserting prepositional phrases, adverb phrases, and adjective phrases into their writing.
5th - 9th Language Arts 9 Views 105 Downloads