These fun and engaging basketball-themed activities are a great way for students to practice grammar! Not only are these games motivational during March Madness, they also help develop grammar and support curriculum! Games incorporate both regular and irregular past-present-future verb tense; as well as “is/are” and “was/were” helping verbs. The packet contains two decks of 32 cloze-style sentence cards, two fill-in worksheet activities, a past-present-future tense verb list/practice mat/recording sheet, and two follow-up worksheets for additional practice. Select the activities that address your students’ needs for a fun way to practice and solidify their development of helping verbs and verb tense.