Present Tense - Simple or Continuous Task Cards : Choose the verb tense

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If your students need practice recognizing when to use Present Simple or Present Continuous tenses in sentences and questions, these task cards are the perfect practice activity. Students will choose the correct tense based on sentence time expressions/keywords. This set works great for small groups and centers and can be used by all young learners. This task card set is also available in the following money-saving bundle: Grammar Box - Ultimate Task Card Bundle

Students will:

  • Choose between Present Simple and Present Continuous Tense
  • Understand time expressions used to identify verb tense (now, everyday, usually, etc)
  • The correct answers can be written down on the included student answer sheet. This activity works great individually or in small groups.

Included in this digital download you will receive:

  • 36 Task Cards
  • Color and B/W printing options
  • Box Label (These task cards fit perfectly in 4x6" photo keepers)
  • Answer Key
  • Student Answer Sheet

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