Pronouns and Antecedents
In this grammar activity, students read fifteen sentences, underline the antecedent in each one and circle the correct pronoun that makes each sentence grammatically correct.
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Special Singular Pronouns
As everybody knows, pronouns must match their antecedents. Except for those special ones like everybody, neither, one and several others. These exceptions are the focus of a short learning exercise that first models the irregularities...
6th - 8th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
Pronoun Reference and Antecedent Agreement: It's Not as Bad as It Sounds!
Clear up the most irritating grammar problems from your middle schoolers' essays with this presentation. Addressing common issues with pronoun-antecedent agreement, such as unclear antecedents, disagreement between numbers of things, and...
7th - 11th English Language Arts
Whose Is It? (Pronouns and Antecedents)
Define and explore pronouns and antecedents. Young writers read and complete a worksheet using pronouns and correct antecedents. The worksheet is not included but can be easily found online and then dispersed as homework (insert evil...
5th - 8th English Language Arts
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