Homophones! In this worksheet, students will go through sixteen sentences with two or more homophones in each. This is a good introduction to homophones. Some of them, especially the sentences with three homophones, can be tricky. However, the directions are easy enough that you could use it with a
Kids love the silly samples in this practice sheet for working with dependent and independent clauses. The prompts are non-sequitor like, and really require a kid to think creatively. They'll be entertained practicing what would normally be a very tedious task.
Students will practice finishing se
This is a grammar and/or usage lesson. It will include a document that you should copy to an overhead transparency. If you have access to better equipment, you can project the document from your computer. If you don’t even have an overhead projector, you can simply make a class set of the master doc
This a third grade level worksheet that reviews the use of the conjunctions and, but, or and nor. It includes picking out the conjunction in a sentence as well as combining sentences with a conjuction.
These Parts of Speech posters show how suffixes can determine the Part of Speech. A useful reminder that suffixes that are associated with parts of speech. In order to build a better vocabulary, students should have some sort of sense that a word that ends in -MENT is a noun, whereas a word that end
These are all of the green blending boards from the first grade Open Court teacher's editions. Unit 1 Let's Read, Unit 2 Animals, Unit 3 Things That Go, Unit 4 Our Neighborhood at Work, and Unit 5 Weather. I believe there are 62 sheets in total. One board/lesson per each page. The reason why I typ
It is my philosophy that sentences are like cookie recipes. :) If you find a great cookie recipe there just might be one or two other variations of that recipe that are still very good. I taught my students with cookie types how to write the different types of sentences. Let me tell you that it w
Show students how they may begin a sentence more than 20 different ways. Teach parts of speech and variety while revising writing at the sentence level.Choose between two strategies to help students improve sentence variety in essays. Either may be implemented during self or peer revising phase of
When teaching English to Deaf students, this handout identifies manual syntax (note: non-manual features are not identified on handout) of American Sign Lagnuage (ASL). This product is intended to be paired with "5 Basic Sentence Patterns in English". When used in combination, students begin to rec
Grade 4-9: This is a one-page handout that outlines the difference between action verbs and state-of-being verbs and gives examples, and a one-page practice worksheet allows students to try distinguishing between the verbs themselves.If you like this resource, you may also be interested in:Comma Spl
This resource explains the steps in forming Spanish plural indefinite articles and nouns. Examples containing class objects and school vocabulary such as cuaderno, pluma, profesor, and sacapuntas are used. The download includes one page for presenting and reviewing together as a class and another co
This handout is a wonderful resource for the middle grades. Essays are an important part of schooling and getting a jump on what an essay should look like is an amazing idea.
This handout includes the opening paragraph (including the thesis statement), the body, and a conclusion. Each section descri
This is a Proofreading and Editing Checklist created by Kate Tayloe. It can be used to help guide students in proofreading and editing creative writing pieces or expository writing assignments. The Checklist helps the students stay organized and focused on the task at hand. The checklist can also be
This document consists of 50 pages that can be used as bell work or any quick practice. They reinforce common grammatical errors, commonly confused words, homophones, spelling, proper punctuation and capitalization. It is written in a large, bold font to easily project in order to save both paper
This is a first day look on how to write a Friendly letter. It has Georgia Standards listed as well as two graphic organizers for the first lesson.This can be used for early elementary or struggling writers.
Included are 19 full page Common Core Language 6th grade Standards posters plus 1 page of printable stars to print on colored paper then laminate and use as positive reinforcement when your class has succeeded in mastering a common core standard.
"I CAN" begins each and every standard, because your
This is a 24 page packet featuring transparencies to use when dealing with quotation marks. 21 transparencies focus on quotation marks, so it's mainly a quotation mark packet. Three of them focus on the comma.
I've found success with these transparencies. The quotation mark introduction transp
I created these cute posters to accompany the Shurley jingles. Each contains a sentence example that illustrates the part of speech. They are regular sized so you can copy them for students to keep in a notebook.