Language Resources – Grammar/Parts of Speech

Activities to help your students develop better language skills, from parts of speech to grammar.

Parts of Speech

Parts of Speech Lists:  Word lists for nouns, adjectives, verbs, and adverbs.

Understanding Nouns:  3 activities to help students better understand nouns.

Understanding Adjectives:  3 activities to help students better understand adjectives.

Understanding Verbs:  3 activities to help students better understand verbs.

Understanding Adverbs:    3 activities to help students better understand adverbs.

Parts of Speech Scavenger Hunt:  Students go on a scavenger hunt to find cards with sentences on them.  Students must determine the part of speech of the underlined word in the sentence.

Parts of Speech - What is Missing?:  The same paragraph is written 4 times, each time with a different part of speech missing.  Students sort the paragraphs based on the missing part of speech.

Parts of Speech Writing Center:  Students draw a word and determine the part of speech.  Then, students write sentences using the words they drew.

Parts of Speech Grading Rubric: A grading rubric you can use to assess student understanding.

Grammar

Punctuating Dialogue Scavenger Hunt - An activity where students must correct quotation mark/dialogue mistakes in sentences while going on a scavenger hunt.