and when we do, the hands become my legs, forever stuck on 4:40pm. -Michael Faudet
Grammar Police Ticket - love this even though I would be the first person to get ticketed. lol
Quotation Mark Hunt Use these speech bubble cards to practice finding quotations in text and writing them correctly. Follow up with the printable which could be used for assessment or practice. Follow me for more activities like this! Enjoy! Christy Dye
I do believe in the oxford comma and its brethen among the maligned punctuation of the world having a purpose, the importance of proper grammar in clarification, syntax as a tool to generate flow, and the ruthless ditching of all rules when your writing calls for it.
A light-hearted comma review PowerPoint with seven boiled-down comma rules, examples, and "comma relief" jokes. The rules include introductory words and phrases, interrupters, dependent clauses, lists, side-by-side adjectives, and compound sentences.
Commas+in+a+Series+(List)+PowerPoint+-+Comma+Rules+-+Grammar+Ninja COMMON+CORE:+CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.1;+CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.2 DETAILS:+This+7-slide+PowerPoint+Presentation+Show+is+sure+to+liven+up+your+comma+notes+and+practice.+Perfect+for+middle+school+or+high+school! *+w/+lists+of+nouns *+w/+direct+objects *+w/+lists+of+verbs *+w/+lists+of+prepositional+phrases *+w/+lists+of+phrases+
Comma Rule Jigsaw Activity-teaching others leads to 90% retention rates and better transfer of skills
Comma Task Cards: 24 activity cards for applying different comma rules.