Title: Grammar Lessons and Strategies that Strengthen Students Writing
Level: Grades 4-8
Author(s): Laura Robb
Publisher: Scholastic Professional Books
Size: 1.18 Mb
Language: American English
Engaging, explicit lessons using mini-excerpts from books and students writing show you how to teach grammar strategically. Zero in on the common grammar glitches, and model for students how to use nouns, verbs, and adjectives effectively, catch mismatched pronoun references; make prose lively with clauses and phrases, use the active voice, and more. From learning the parts of speech to the skill of paragraphing, this book covers it, and gives you what you need to teach grammar in the context of reading and writing. For use with Grades 4-8.