Language unit Mrs. Elmy
Videos and resources for our Language unit:
Parts of speech:
A review of the Parts of Speech: Grammar Rocks!! video
4 kinds of sentences:
Declarative, Interrogative, Exclamatory, Imperative
4 kinds of sentences- Socratica video
4 kinds of sentences- examples and practice on quizlet
Parts of a sentence:
Parts of a Sentence: subject and predicate song
Complete Sentences "Subjects and Predicates" video
Mr. Morton visits again!!!
snoopy video- simple, complex, compound sentences
Sentence types: simple, compound, complex sentences ala Shmoop
Phrases and clauses:
Phrases, and Clauses Shmoop video
Oxford dictionary- definition of clauses (NOT the Santa kind :)
additional review from write.com: clauses and phrases
connotation & denotation:
Connotation & denotation youtube clip (1:10)
second youtube clip on Connotation & Denotation (8:06)
Online quiz for more practice
KEYNOTE presentation on Modifiers.
Grammar Bytes Video (modifiers)
A list of some pretty funny misplaced and dangling modifiers......
Dangling modifier online practice quiz
Misplaced modifier online practice quiz
English Lessons with Adam: "Writing- MIsplaced Modifiers"
Analogies by Shmoop video
Analogy lesson- What are they??
Analogy types video
factmonster.com analogy definition and daily practice quiz
Quizlet- 26 term analogy practice
Quizlet- 20 term analogy practice
A short history of words video; watch part II ( from 5:29 to 8:51)
"Prefixes, Suffixes, & Roots" Rap by educationalrap.com
example of a root word, and all of it's extensions.......(video of "VIDEO"))