This bundle contains everything you need to teach gerunds and their functions. There are multiple activities to help your students practice at a variety of levels until they are able to reach mastery of this challenging standard. This lesson is aligned with the common core standard on verbals.
Explain the function of verbals (GERUNDS, participles, infinitives) in general and their function in particular sentences.
This bundle includes the following:
1. A 33 slide instructional PowerPoint with guided and independent
practice built into the presentation. (make sure you view the
PowerPoint prior to instruction as it contains multiple animations.)
2. A student notes page which follows the PowerPoint.
3. A set of 40 Task Cards to help your students practice
independently, with partners, or in small groups.
4. Three Worksheets:
a. Worksheet 1 - Students practice identifying the basic gerund
b. Worksheet 2 - This activity moves your students to the next
level of identifying gerund phrases.
c. Worksheet 3 - Students identify the function of the gerund
(subject, subject complement, direct object, indirect object, or
object of the preposition).
5. An assessment that tests students on all skills covered on the
6. Complete set of answer keys for all activities.
The items included in this bundle are also available individually at our store. If you wish to purchase only particular items listed, please follow the links below where you will be able to purchase items separately.
Gerunds and Their Functions Instructional Powerpoint with Student Note Pages
Gerunds and Their Functions Task Cards - Common Core aligned
Gerunds - a Common Core verbals worksheet
Gerund Phrases - a Common Core verbals worksheet
Gerund Phrases and Their Functions -a Common Core Verbals worksheet
Gerunds and Their Functions Comprehensive Assessment - a Common Core Verbal Unit
We also have a bundle of the three worksheets and the assessment at a discounted price:
Gerunds Worksheets and Assessment Bundle
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