Grammar Lesson Plans and Activities: Resources for Teachers
Use these grammar lesson plans to teach everything from adjectives to punctuation.
- Grades: 1–2, 3–5, 6–8
Grammar encompasses topics ranging from parts of speech to punctuation, which is why it can be a tough subject to teach. Use this collection of articles, lesson plans, and Top Teaching blog posts to turn your students into grammar experts.
In Working with Individual Conventions, Ruth highlights rules to remember for Punctuation, Capitalization, Grammar and Usage, and Spelling. This worksheet covers rules from verb agreement to apostrophe usage.
Parts of Speech
A mini-lesson, a video, and four fun reproducible practice pages for teaching adjectives
Students are asked to come up with adjectives and descriptive phrases for three main characters from the first three books The Tale of Despereaux.
Here is a lesson plan for teaching types of nouns through a partner exploration and a whole class art project. Let me show you just how fun grammar can be!
Interactive games that teach multi-disciplinary skills,including grammar, math, and foreign language, to students grades 1-2.
Conjunctions are some of the most important little words you can find. Learn the three main jobs they do and review a list of some of the most common conjunctions that we use every day.
We celebrate National Punctuation Day with cute songs, fun literature, and a Talents Unlimited project.
This worksheet reviews rules for using commas and includes a sentence completion activity.
Download printable resources as well as a new bookmark I created to help keep your students from sounding like robots! We'll build comprehension and teach our students to become fluent readers while we have some fun.
Grammar in Practice
Learn how to use grammar journals in your classroom to motivate reluctant writers, increase the retention of grammar skills, and promote grammar mastery for state assessments. Then download free grammar lessons to use alongside your journals.
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