A quick grammar activity that fits into most lesson plans is to ask students to make grammar worksheets.* It reverses the role for student..
Grammar for high school theoretically should activate the higher level thinking processes. Students should apply the concepts to their wri..
No matter what you call them – grammar mentor sentences, practice sentences, master sentences – using sentences from literature is a power..
Thoroughly making bell ringers for language arts classes can be time consuming. I know this because I’ve been working on a large set for t..
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..
Looking for grammar extension activities – ones that can be used with any novel or story?
Sentence structure ..
Teaching the eight parts of speech with children and picture books.
We have a gazillion alphabet books for toddlers – but we keep them ..