How Most Nouns Show Ownership
In this language arts worksheet, students add an s to 44 singular nouns. They add the apostrophe to each of 44 plural nouns. Students select five of each type of noun and write sentences for them.
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Singular, Plural and Collective Count Nouns
Reinforce nouns in your eighth grade classroom with an introductory conventions lesson plan. After reviewing the definitions for singular, plural, and collective nouns, kids view a series of slides to determine which nouns belong in...
7th - 9th English Language Arts
Using Possessives: How to Hit the Target Every Time!
Everyone talks about dotting your i's and crossing your t's, but what about curling your apostrophes? These important punctuation marks are the focus of this presentation. Class members will learn all about contractions, plurals, and...
5th - 12th 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
Scrutinizing Stand-Ins: Working With Nouns and Pronouns
Use the Schoolhouse Rock episode, "Rufus Xavier Sarsaparilla," to introduce a study of pronouns. Learners consider antecedents, cases (nominative, objective and possessive), as well as types of pronouns, and then craft sentences using...
6th - 8th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable