Looking for a grammar trick? This one is simple, and it will provide students with a new way of looking at grammar.
When I create my gr..
Looking to benefit from mentor sentences and interactive notebook activities, perhaps together?
My students and I discuss grammar as a ..
Scaffold grammar lessons and provide students with meaningful instruction.
Jumping into a grammar lesson with little framework for stud..
Parts of a sentence: a grammar lesson plan.
Everyone labels “parts of a sentence” differently. My older students recognize subject and..
Verbals: a grammar lesson plan.
Verbals, those tricky little words that look like verbs but aren’t verbs. Yes, the participle, gerund, ..
Types of sentences: a grammar lesson plan.
In a perfect ELA world, students arrive remembering all previous grammatical elements. (I kn..
“What Should A Grammar Curriculum Look Like?” is part ten of a part-ten series about a practical approach to teaching grammar. You may wan..
“I Don’t Understand Grammar” is part nine in a ten-part series. You may want to start with part one.
Sometimes, ELA teachers tell me a ..
“Making Grammar Fun!” is part eight in a ten-part series about teaching grammar to older students. You may want to start with part one.
‘Connecting Grammar and Vocabulary’ is part seven of a ten-part series covering grammar in middle school and high school English classes. ..