Engaging, explicit lessons using mini-excerpts from books and studentsa 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.PURPOSE: To show that each paragraph in an essay contains details that support the main idea of the paragraph; to help students organize their ideas Before Example EATING-OUT JITTERS aquot;There are some foods that Ia#39;ll never eat on a dateanbsp;...
|Title||:||Grammar Lessons and Strategies That Strengthen Students' Writing|
|Publisher||:||Scholastic - 2001|