Dialogue Practice with the Continuous Tenses
Students work with a partner to write dialogues using the present continuous, past continuous, future continuous and present perfect continuous tenses about an real situation. They perform the dialogues in front of the class.
5th - 8th English Language Arts 4 Views 4 Downloads
Rewriting a Dialogue (removing quotes)
This is a great activity! Upper elementary learners read a dialogue-driven passage. Then, they rewrite lines of dialogue by removing the quotation marks and shifting the verb tense to past. Grammar and great writing skills all in one. An...
4th - 5th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
Past Tense and Past Continuous
A table of verbs prompts kids to craft sentences about what people have done versus what they have been doing. Using both past tense and past continuous (past progressive), they fill in the blanks of a paragraph and a dialogue to reflect...
4th - 8th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
New Review Present Perfect: Since and For
Present perfect tense doesn't mean that something is perfect, just that it's continuing from the past into the present. Demonstrate proper usage of present perfect verb tense with a slideshow presentation, which features a passage about...
3rd - 8th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Verb Tense Review: the Importance of Time
When you ask a fourth grader to write a sentence in the past perfect progressive tense, there might be some confusion. But with a presentation that features several different verb tenses, along with examples and a handy timeline, your...
4th - 8th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable