In this modifiers placement worksheet, students examine 8 sentences, identify the misplaced modifier in each, and rewrite the sentences correctly.
6th - 10th English Language Arts 3 Views 36 Downloads
Adjective Clause Worksheet
Practice identifying and writing adjective clauses with your class. The worksheet includes two parts, each with clear instructions. Great for a warm-up activity or homework assignment, the exercises will provide straightforward grammar...
6th - 10th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Modifiers: Dangling, Misplaced, and Limited!
If you're looking for a clear explanation of modifiers, look no further! This three-page resource defines the term, shows several examples (and how to correct the poor examples), and gives pupils a place to practice on their own. After...
7th - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Adverb Clauses in Sentences
If you'd like your class to write in varied sentence patterns, use a worksheet focused on adverb clauses to enhance their writing. After reading a short explanation and example of adverb clauses, young grammarians underline the part of...
6th - 8th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Correcting Misplaced and Dangling Modifiers - PDF documents
Avoid dangling and misplaced modifiers with a thorough series of review activities. Middle schoolers identify modifiers in sentences and label them as either dangling or misplaced. Some activities prompt them to finish sentences or to...
7th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Encourage the knights and princesses in your class to practice adjective clauses and relative pronouns in a fairy tale-themed presentation! Several slides review the structure of sentences with adjective clauses before prompting your...
3rd - 8th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Subordination by Adjective Clauses
A must-see for teachers who are tired of reading essays full of simple sentences, this thorough and engaging presentation teaches students to subordinate independent clauses by turning them into adjective clauses. Don't be discouraged by...
7th - 10th 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