Parts of Speech

Unclear Pronouns: Too Many Antecedents

What happens when a pronoun could refer to more than one noun? Big problems!

Parts of Speech Party: Introduction (Check)

Part 1 of Parts of Speech Party

How many ways can we use "check" in a paragraph? And can your students spot when it's a verb, or a noun, or an adjective?

Analyze Suffixes: -ly, -less, and -ful

What exactly does adding -less do to a word?

Parts of Speech Tournament

Which part of speech is most useful? Interesting? Strange?

Parts of Speech Party – Gift

Part 2 of Parts of Speech Party

How many different ways can we use the word "gift" in a single paragraph? Let's find out in this Parts of Speech Party!

Parts of Speech Party – Well

Part 6 of Parts of Speech Party

How many different ways can we use the word "well"? Let's find out in this Parts of Speech Party!

Parts of Speech Party – Limit

Part 8 of Parts of Speech Party

How many different ways can we use the word "limit"? Let's find out in this Parts of Speech Party!

Parts of Speech Party – Thanks

Part 7 of Parts of Speech Party

How many different ways can we use the word "thanks"? Let's find out in this Parts of Speech Party!

Analyze Suffixes: -en

Students will note the effects of adding a suffix to a word and then look for counter-examples to those patterns.

Parts of Speech Party – Change

Part 5 of Parts of Speech Party

How many different ways can we use the word "change"? Let's find out in this Parts of Speech Party!

Parts of Speech Party – Fruit

Part 4 of Parts of Speech Party

How many different ways can we use the word "fruit"? Let's find out in this Parts of Speech Party!

Parts of Speech Party – Care

Part 3 of Parts of Speech Party

How many different ways can we use the word "care"? Let's find out in this Parts of Speech Party!