Teaching Grammar: What Really Works

Teaching Grammar: What Really Works

Amy Benjamin

Instill grammar basics utilizing classes that stick! during this ebook, authors Amy Benjamin and Joan Berger proportion approaches for instructing grammar successfully and dynamically, in ways in which attract scholars and lecturers alike. excellent for academics simply starting their paintings in grammar guide, this ebook comprises daily devices and reproducibles to aid them embed grammar classes into writing guideline.

Using visuals, wordplay, challenge fixing, and pattern-finding actions, lecturers can forgo equipment that fail to have interaction scholars in grammar. via a sequence of actions designed to delve deeper into grammar studying, the authors proportion innovations that experience confirmed profitable in the course of their large years of educating and literacy consulting. issues comprise:

  • Using time properly: verify for cumulative knowing and improvement of writing type
  • The "Verb Map": a visible metaphor of the verb process
  • Teaching elements of speech for potent expression, not only memorization
  • And extra!

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