Teaching parts of speech in context can be a challenge. This PowerPoint lesson offers a straightforward way to help students understand verbs and, specifically, why it is important to use Great Verbs while writing. The lesson shows how using Great Verbs is an easy way to get quality details into a piece of writing. It also shows students that thinking about Great Verbs is a good option when it comes to revision. This lesson is connected to the book, The Writing Diner, by Tim Hargis.