Open Court Reading:

Grammar Usage and Mechancs


Grammar Usage Mechanics:

Teaching Parts of Speech by Mathew Needleman

Preposition Chant by C. Elliot

Cause and Effect Worksheet by Mathew Needleman

How to Compare and Contrast by Francie Kugelman

Literature Circles Eduscapes

Metaphors and Similes

The English Zone

Ideas for Teaching Parts of Speech:

Teaching Parts of Speech Farmer of the Dell Idea

Parts of Speech Chants:

Noun Chants by Kari Brewer

Verb and Adjective Chants by Kari Brewer

Parts of Speech Films:

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Also see additional punctuation films here.

Nouns Schoolhouse Rock — Buy DVD

Verbs Schoolhouse Rock — Buy DVD

Adjectives Schoolhouse Rock — Buy DVD

Posessive Nouns by Gisele Lee

Pronouns Schoolhouse Rock — Buy DVD

Pronouns by Gisele Lee

Adverbs Schoolhouse Rock — Buy DVD

Interjections Schoolhouse Rock — Buy DVD

Conjunction Junction Schoolhouse Rock — Buy DVD

Preposition Schoolhouse Rock — Buy DVD

Subject and Predicate:

Subject and Predicate Schoolhouse Rock — Buy DVD

Subject and Verbs by Gisele Lee

Punctuation Films:

Types of Sentences by Gisele Lee

Punctuating Dialogue (Quotation Marks) by Gisele Lee


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