BBC Learning English, Grammar (Articles)
In this grammar worksheet, students fill in 20 blanks in the passage provided with the correct article; 'a', 'an', or 'the'. The topic of the passage is attitudes towards time.
9th - Higher Ed English Language Arts 5 Views 41 Downloads
Teach your class about fabulous, wonderful, expressive adjectives with a pair of straightforward exercises. For these exercises, pupils must identify adjectives and use them, along with other parts of speech. Class members will...
6th - 11th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Conjunctions and Interjection Worksheet
Yes! This is a worksheet that covers conjunctions and interjections. Two exercises are included here. The first asks pupils to identify and label conjunctions and interjections in five sentences. The second is similar to a Mad Lib™....
5th - 10th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Analyzing Grammar and Syntax in Ayn Rand's Anthem
“I am. I think. I will.” Seek the secrets of words. Ayn Rand’s Anthem provides the text for a series of exercises that ask readers to analyze how Rand uses antimetabole, epistrophe, parallelism, and repetition to create meaning. Using...
9th - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
The Tempest: Kinesthetic Grammar Approach
Though beautiful, William Shakespeare's prose can be inhibiting for learners who are new to his works. A lesson based on The Tempest guides high schoolers through the paraphrasing process, including noting the subjects and verbs to align...
9th - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Language Focus Starter Unit: Pronouns and Forms of Be
Practice pronouns with a detailed learning exercise. It includes activities about possessive pronouns, as well as subject and object pronouns. Kids fill in the blanks and complete charts, and then work on the different forms of be based...
6th - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
What's in a Sentence? Getting to Know the Parts of Speech
What a kick! After examining the definitions and looking at examples of the different parts of speech, partners work together on a retelling of a famous nursery rhyme. For each sentence, they must select a word that matches the part of...
6th - 9th English Language Arts
How Misused Modifiers Can Hurt Your Writing
Misplaced modifiers are a common grammar error, but can your learners identify when a modifier can interfere with a reader's understanding? Watch a short and entertaining video from Ted Ed that illustrates misplaced modifiers, as well as...
3 mins 7th - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable