Full Year Grammar: Grammar For High Schoolers With Mentor Sentences

Grade Levels
9th - 10th, Homeschool
Formats Included
  • PDF
300 pages
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This full-year grammar curriculum has everything you need to teach grammar to your high schoolers, and with almost no prep! These scaffolded resources integrate beautiful literature, grammar instruction, and writing practice so that your students will not only better understand grammar conventions, but they will also become better writers!

This is a purposeful and integrated approach to grammar instruction that uses mentor sentences to guide grammar instruction: it's meaningful, engaging, and the concepts stick.


  • Warm-up games that wake your students up
  • References to pop culture in the example sentences get students' attention (these are customizable slides that you can fill in with what interests your students)
  • Mentor sentences that showcase great writing
  • Sentence frames allow your students to have a clear path to mastery
  • Picture and video prompts that give your students something fun about which to write
  • Hands-on grammar games that allow your students to work more fully with grammar concepts
  • Interactive review games that allow your students to practice while having fun
  • High-interest quick-writes that allow students to further practice their craft


  • 18 Anchor Lessons that cover parts of speech, phrases, verbals, active and passive voice, clauses, sentence types, parallel structure, and comma usage
  • 5 Hands-On Games
  • Over 50 Quick-Write Prompts
  • 50 Better Bell Ringers (Optional To Use)
  • 2 Review Games
  • 6 Optional Quizzes
  • A Begining-Of-The-Year Activity
  • A Mid-Year Revision Exercise
  • And End-Of-The-Year Reflection
  • A Suggested Calendar For Pacing and Sequence
  • Bonus Mentor Sentence Coloring Sheets
  • An Engaging, Research-Based Grammar Curriculum!

Lessons Included In This Curriculum:

PLUS you'll get a detailed pacing guide, so you know exactly what pace to move through all the lessons!

Want to try a FREE grammar lesson to see if this works for you? Grab a free lesson HERE.

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Are you curious to know more about mentor sentences and how to use them? Check out my full explanation with examples in this blog post: What Is A Mentor Sentence?

Total Pages
300 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
1 Year
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Use a variety of techniques to sequence events so that they build on one another to create a coherent whole.
Use precise words and phrases, telling details, and sensory language to convey a vivid picture of the experiences, events, setting, and/or characters.
Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking.
Use parallel structure.
Use various types of phrases (noun, verb, adjectival, adverbial, participial, prepositional, absolute) and clauses (independent, dependent; noun, relative, adverbial) to convey specific meanings and add variety and interest to writing or presentations.


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