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  • This unit introduces and reviews the rules for ten of the basic required commas (in a series, in a compound sentence, etc.).
  • Practice correct use of commas in a series with this worksheet.
  • [member-created using abctools] 16 signs listing prepositions, conjunctions, helping verbs, parts of speech, etc. to post in room.
  • Use this 'Rules and Practice: Case Closed (upper elem/middle)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Rules and Practice: Case Closed (upper elem/middle)'. This unit covers the three cases with an emphasis on using the right pronouns for the right case. Includes clear and thorough explanations of common mixups such as "WHO or WHOM" and "I or ME".
  • Improve simple sentences by adding details and adjectives.
  • Seven color-rich pages of adjective facts and usages.
  • Use this 'Word Wall: Connecting Words' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Word Wall: Connecting Words'. Practice "connecting words" with these vocabulary word strips.
  • [member-created document] This document was made with the abcteach Word Search Puzzle tool. NOTES: adjectives and comparative suffixes.
  • Use this 'Rules and Practice: Coordinating Conjunctions' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Rules and Practice: Coordinating Conjunctions'. Forming compound sentences with coordinating conjunctions. This introduces the basic seven conjunctions (and, but, yet, for, or, nor, so) and includes practice work.
  • Simple pronoun corrections ("Her is my best friend")
  • Use this 'Worksheets: Transportation (elem/ESL)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Worksheets: Transportation (elem/ESL)'. Practice conversations, verb tense, listening and context skills, and more, all with a "transportation" theme.
  • Use this 'Rules and Practice: Nouns (upper elem)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Rules and Practice: Nouns (upper elem)'. Simple worksheet to help practice the differences between common, proper, singular, plural, and possessive nouns.
  • Use this 'Worksheet: Collective Nouns (upper elem)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Worksheet: Collective Nouns (upper elem)'. Choose the correct collective noun to complete the sentences. Then create some collective nouns of your own.
  • Nine posters demonstrating the basic rules of comma use within a sentence. Simple explanations and clear examples of when to use commas and when NOT to.
  • Brief rules for using commas with introductory words and a full page of practice sentences.
  • Brief rules for using commas with names and a full page of practice sentences.
  • Brief rules for using commas in geographic names and a full page of practice sentences.
  • A short story about a difficult summer job. The focus of this lesson is embedded SAT-level vocabulary (all nouns). The story is followed by questions to check vocabulary-based comprehension, context practice, synonym matching, and a guide word exercise.
  • Use this 'Grammar Poster: Conjunctions' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Grammar Poster: Conjunctions'. One overview page and six specific pages of conjunction facts and usages.
  • Use this 'Punctuation Poster: Apostrophe Rules (multi-age)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Punctuation Poster: Apostrophe Rules (multi-age)'. Nine posters demonstrating the basic rules of possessive apostrophe use. Simple explanations and clear examples of when to use apostrophes and when NOT to.
  • Use this 'Worksheet: Apostrophes & Possessives (elem/upper)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Worksheet: Apostrophes & Possessives (elem/upper)'. Practice the correct use of apostrophes with possessive nouns in this worksheet.
  • A girl in 1916 ponders the issues of suffrage. The focus of this lesson is embedded SAT-level vocabulary (all verbs). The story is followed by questions to check vocabulary-based comprehension, context practice, synonym matching, and a guide word exercise.
  • Four full-color posters with rules and examples for the four basic sentence types (exclamatory, interrogative, declarative, and imperative).
  • Read Kipling's poem on adulthood, and fill in the missing verbs. Then match the lines to their modern-day equivalents. Finally, discussion (or essay) questions to address the themes of the poem: adulthood, coming of age, etc. This lesson is adaptable to a variety of levels.
  • Updated: Seven pages of reference facts for: conjunctions, interjections, proofreader's marks, parts of speech, sentence type, capitalization, punctuation (closing punctuation, comma rules, apostrophes), correcting common errors, and more! Common Core: ELA: Writing:W.6.5, W.7.5, W.8.5

  • An overview of the rules of quotation, then separate pages for each primary rule with examples.

  • Use this 'Grammar Poster: Pronouns' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Grammar Poster: Pronouns'. Three colorful pages on subject, object, and possessive pronouns.
  • Use this 'Quantities & Adjectives - Alphabetical Sorting Worksheet - Vocabulary' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Quantities & Adjectives - Alphabetical Sorting Worksheet - Vocabulary'. Write the adjectives in alphabetical order.
  • List of adjectives that describe behavior
  • List of adjectives that describe the way something feels, texture, etc.
  • List of adjectives that describe appearance
  • List of adjectives that describe sounds
  • List of adjectives that describe flavors
  • Practice and review spelling "its" and "it's".
  • Use this 'Worksheet: Past Simple or Past Continuous 1 (upper elem/ESL)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Worksheet: Past Simple or Past Continuous 1 (upper elem/ESL)'. I just ___ dinner. I’m very full. (eat)