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What’s My Subject? A Subject-Verb Agreement Minilesson

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Grades 9 – 12
Lesson Plan Type Minilesson
Estimated Time 50 minutes
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Patricia Alejandra Lastiri

Patricia Alejandra Lastiri

Villanova d'Asti, Asti


International Literacy Association


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Professional Library



Grades   6 – 8  |  Lesson Plan  |  Standard Lesson

The Magnetism of Language: Parts of Speech, Poetry, and Word Play

What wonderful ways words work! The parts of speech are the highlight of this lesson in which students identify parts of speech in a nonsensical poem and then create their own wild and wacky rhymes.


Grades   9 – 12  |  Lesson Plan  |  Standard Lesson

From Quantitative to Qualitative: Writing Descriptions of Data From Tables

Students develop quantitative reasoning and critical thinking by analyzing descriptions tables for content, language, and organization with a particular focus on verb tense selection, and then writing descriptions of tables themselves.


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Grades   K – 12  |  Professional Library  |  Book

Grammar Alive!: A Guide for Teachers

NCTE’s Assembly for the Teaching of English Grammar provides this much-needed resource for teachers who wonder what to do about grammar—how to teach it, how to apply it, how to learn what they themselves were never taught.


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