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These five Grammar Sports Stories are an interesting way to practice grammar and spelling skills with intermediate, middle, and high school students.
They focus on the most common errors in homophones, subject-verb agreement, apostrophe, capitalization, punctuation, spelling, and irregular verbs and plurals,
Grammar Sports Stories are an excellent review for regular English and ESL students because they improve grammar, spelling, reading, and writing.
They can be used as homework, seatwork, and/or preparation for state writing tests. Each story fits on one, two-sided piece of paper.
Simple to use and grade, if desired, the stories have sentences with only one grammatical error in each sentence. Students enjoy trying to find the errors.
Every story includes an ANSWER KEY plus an explanation for each correction. A short WRITING PROMPT is also added for extra credit, as well as a Corrected Version in Paragraph Form.
Teachers can correct the worksheets with their students to clarify previously taught grammar rules. The learning experience is effective, and the stories themselves are informative and interesting to read.
1. The History
2. The Athletic Sports
3. The Aquatic Sports
4. At the Gym
5. Other Sports
Paper medals are included for learning centers or other applications.
For extra fun in class, pair two students together, and give the teams points for each correct answer. Use other Grammar Sports Stories, and chart the teams' total scores on a wallboard over several days or weeks. Award paper medals or ribbons when teams reach a required point total. Students love the competition, and the pairs like helping each other find the errors.
Be sure to check out Reading Spotlight's other Grammar Stories, all using the same format.
The Winter Games
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