Tired of trying to find word sorts for older students? Look no further for this great cooperative learning activity that students enjoy. These cards cover all 8 parts of speech, plus the different types of each. Keep example attached to definition for low level students or separate them for advanced students.
Group Work: Print out on colored cardstock, laminate, and cut.
Organize into bags and pass out to groups.
Students match terms with definition (and example).
Check group’s work and recommend changes.
Have student write correct terms into notebooks.
Whole Class: Print one set out on colored cardstock, laminate, and cut.
Print one set out for answer key.
Pass one card out to each student.
Give students a set amount of time to find the student with the matching card.
Partners: Print one set out on colored cardstock, laminate, and cut.
Students turn cards face down and mix them up.
Students then play ‘memory’ with the cards.