Grammarama!

Innovative Exercises, Creative Activities, Models from Reading, Sentence Combining, Updated Rules, and More!

Whether or not to teach formal grammar in the classroom is a hot topic. Teachers need help in making sense of the issues. This remarkable resource offers a powerful classroom context and practical strategies for helping students cope with all aspects of grammar and language usage.

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Whether or not to teach formal grammar in the classroom is a hot topic. Teachers need help in making sense of the issues. Grammarama! offers a powerful classroom context and practical strategies for helping students cope with all aspects of grammar and language usage. It provides:

  • discussion of the pros and cons of teaching grammar;
  • exercises that involve students using grammar in fun ways;
  • sentence-combining challenges that strengthen student language u...read more

About the Author(s)

Les Parsons taught a variety of subjects, including English and language arts, for more than thirty years. As an English consultant, workshop leader, and university lecturer, he has worked with classroom teachers at all grade levels.

Table of Contents

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Preface
1. To grammar, or not to grammar
2. "Do-it-yourself" grammar
3. Sentence-combining challenges
4. Learning from a pro: Reading and grammar
5. Creative grammar
6. Changing rules and suitable terms
Final Words: Personalizing Grammar
Glossary
Index

Product Details

Grade Range: K-5
Media: 112 pp/paper
Item No: 8171
ISBN: 978-155138-171-8

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