Grammar is a tough subject to learn, a tough subject to teach. Why wouldn’t it be? Learning syntax and understanding punctuation variation..
As I’ve taught over the years, I’ve developed “Grammar Crammer.” This is a quick, fun way to teach grammar in short increments. Here is ho..
A little over a week ago, I wrote about middle school resources, with an emphasis on grammar. High school resources (grammar being the foc..
Middle school resources? Grammar lesson plans, anyone? Empty stage? No hands in the air?
I’ve been told that my excitement over grammar..
I’m busy creating extension activities for the popular Minecraft handbooks. Minecraft invaded my house sometime last year; it will definit..
Sentence structure is part of daily life and making quick grammar extension activities can be inexpensive and fu..
Teaching the eight parts of speech with children and picture books.
We have a gazillion alphabet books for toddlers – but we keep them ..
My son obsesses over Minecraft. He plays the games, builds with the figurines, and wears Minecraft themed clothing. When he started readin..
Play a grammar game with a fun take on “eye spy.”
My kids frequently played the normal, “I spy with my little eye” game when ..
Reviewing basic grammar can be, well, boring.
Even I think reviewing basic grammar is not jazzy fun – I enjoy diving into a sentence a..