Engage your students and review parallel structure (parallelism) with this fun game. There are four rounds. In rounds one and two, students identify whether the sentences are parallel or nonparallel. In rounds three and four, students rewrite the sentences to correct the nonparallel structures. To play this exciting game in your classroom, all you need is the ability to project a Power Point presentation, a ball (soft texture), some dark tape, and a trash can.
Research shows that students often learn best when they can move, and this activity motivates students further by tapping into their love of sports. Using heterogeneous groups to play a game with friendly competition is an excellent way to meet the needs of all of your students and reward them for their success.
This Power Point presentation includes the following:
-rules for the students
With this game, you will be amazed that your students will want to learn grammar!
If you like this game, you may be interested in these other grammar Trashketball games:
Adjective Clauses Review Game
Pronouns & Antecedents
Subject & Verb Agreement
Verb Tenses Review Game
Active and Passive Voice Review Game
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