We found 1,456 reviewed resources for conventions of language
The "Write" Stuff: Strategies and Conventions for Imaginative WritingLesson Planet
A comprehensive and immersive series of lessons that examines various aspects of story development leads learners into writing a narrative of their own. Writers develop an understanding of the writing process as they use the learning...
The "Write" Stuff: Third Grade Strategies and Conventions for Expository WritingLesson Planet
Here is an amazing, 39-page collection of lessons on reading expository text, and writing about it. Designed for third graders, these lessons thoroughly cover this all-important area of literacy and language arts. Beautifully designed...
Conventions 101: A Functional Approach to Teaching (and Assessing!) Grammar and PunctuationLesson Planet
9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Let's eat kids. Let's eat, kids. Commas make a difference! Conventions 101: A Functional Approach to Teaching (and Assessing!) Grammar and Punctuation explains ways to teach the importance and use of conventions. Learners take part in...
Writing Conventions: Combining Sentences with AppositivesLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Young grammarians as well as language learners can benefit from a short presentation about using appositives to combine short, related sentences. After a brief definition of terms, pairs share their ideas and combine model sentences.
Language, Voice, and Holden Caulfield: The Catcher in the Rye Part 1Lesson Planet
11 mins 11th - 12th
Listen. If you want to know the truth, this Crash Course is sort of cool, it really is. By looking at Holden's language, the narrator sort of encourages viewers to develop their own interpretation of The Catcher in the Rye.
“I Can” Common Core! 4th Grade LanguageLesson Planet
4th CCSS: Designed
Lead your class through the Common Core standards for language with a checklist made up of "I Can" statements. The standards have been simplified slightly to help forth graders better understand the content, but you will most likely need...
Reviewing Conventions and Editing Peers’ WorkEngageNY
4th CCSS: Designed
Encourage young writers to edit text based on conventions. After reviewing the conventions, fourth graders watch a teacher demonstration on how to revise a paragraph for correct spelling, capitalization, punctuation, or dialogue. Then,...
Language: 9-10th Grade ELA Common CoreLesson Planet
9th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
Looking for materials that will help your students develop mastery of English grammar and usage, of the conventions of punctuation and spelling, of vocabulary acquisition? Then this collection is for you. Take a look at the attached notes for each resource to find the Common Core Standards addressed by the resource.
Language: 11-12th Grade ELA Common Core:Lesson Planet
11th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The Common Core Language Standards address conventions of grammar and usage, spelling and punctuation, syntax and diction, academic vocabulary, and figurative language. Resources that address these standards may be found in this collection. Take a look at the attached notes for each resource to find the aligned Common Core Standards addressed.
Language: 7th Grade ELA Common CoreLesson Planet
7th CCSS: Adaptable
Fix those affixes and position those prepositions with a collection of grammar lessons for seventh grade. Complete with worksheets, presentations, videos, and activities, and ranging in skill level, the collection is sure to shore up a middle school conventions curriculum.
The City Life or the country Life: conventions: Comparative and Superlative Forms of Adjectives and AdverbsLesson Planet
4th - 8th
Reinforce knowledge of adjectives and adverbs by game playing. To better understand English conventions young writers, use flashcards to identify the base word and its comparative or superlative form.
Exploring the 1835 NC Constitutional ConventionLesson Planet
Why learn about Archibald Murphey and the North Carolina Constitutional Convention of 1835? Why not? Young historians will read, write, and investigate how Archibald Murphey attempted to reform North Carolina's education, economics, and...
Mark Twain: Interpreting Literature through Conventions of Language & VocabularyLesson Planet
7th - Higher Ed
Learners decipher the use of standard and non-standard English in Mark Twain literature. As a class or in small groups, they discuss dialect and slang. They map the concept of standard English, dialect, slang, vernacular, accent, drawl,...
Gender-Inclusive LanguageLesson Planet
9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
In the past, if writers weren't sure of a person's gender, they simply used masculine pronouns. Today, however, as a handout on gender-inclusive language explains, writers must choose pronouns carefully. To promote the use of gender...
“I Can” Common Core! 6th Grade LanguageLesson Planet
6th CCSS: Designed
Help your sixth graders know exactly what is expected of them when it comes to Common Core language standards. Distribute the checklist, which is written in kid-friendly "I can" language, to each child. While most of these standards are...
Writing a Narrative Movie Script with the Use of a ViewfinderLesson Planet
5th - 9th
And...action! Turn your middle schoolers into filmmakers with this writing and visual arts lesson. After reading Monster by Walter Dean Myers, they create a viewfinder using an empty toilet paper roll to make a storyboard for their...
The Six Traits in Plain LanguageLesson Planet
1st - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
If your rockin' writers use Six-Trait Writing, you'll definitely want to include these displays around your classroom throughout the year. Each trait (e.g. voice, word choice, organization, ideas, sentence fluency, conventions) is...
New (March 2016) SAT Writing and Language Test PracticeLesson Planet
9th - 10th CCSS: Designed
Prepare class members for the SAT Writing and Language exam with a practice test that prepares students for the types of questions and the kind of language used in the exam. Test takers must select the best way to fix poorly constructed...