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A Grammar Lesson

  1. 1. A Grammar Lesson for Elementary students By Sadie Burton Section 01
  2. 2. My presentation includes: • A main page • A title page • What is a verb? A cool verb video. • What is an adjective? • What is a noun? • What is an adverb? • What is a pronoun? • What is a preposition? • What is a conjunction? • A short paragraph containing either a verb, adjective, noun, adverb, pronoun proposition and conjunction. • About the author • Resource Page Quit
  3. 3. What is a verb? • the word class that serves as the predicate of a sentence • a content word that denotes an action, occurrence, or state of existence Examples: The frog jumps on the Lilly pad. The frog jumped on the Lilly pad. Click here for cool verb video. Quit
  4. 4. What is an adjective? In grammar, an adjective is a word whose main syntactic role is to modify a noun or pronoun, giving more information about the noun or pronoun's Example: Michigan is a very cold state in the winter time. Quit
  5. 5. What is a noun? • the word class that can serve as the subject or object of a verb, the object of a preposition, or in apposition • a content word that can be used to refer to a person, place, thing, quality, or action Example: George Washingtonwas the first presidentof the United States. Quit
  6. 6. What is an adverb? • An adverb describes adverb, adjective, or another adverb. Example: The butterfly flies high. Quit
  7. 7. What is a pronoun? • A pronoun is a word that takes the place of a noun. Pronouns can be in one of three cases: Subject, Object, or Possessive. Example: Sarah is very happy. She likes to ride her bike to school. Quit
  8. 8. What is a preposition? A preposition links nouns, pronouns and phrases to other words in a sentence. The word or phrase that the preposition introduces is called the object of preposition. Example: The boy sat under the bridge. Example: Amanda ran around the house. Example: Henry and his grandfather walked through the woods. Quit
  9. 9. What is a conjunction? • A conjunction is a linking word, connecting words, word groups, sentences, or sentence groups. Example: After dinner Joe and Katie ate ice cream. They both had a choice of either chocolate or strawberry flavor. Quit
  10. 10. About the Author Hello, My name is Sadie Burton and I am a junior at Grand Valley State University. My major is English and my minor is Math. After I graduate, I would like to teach 6th grade English. If you have any questions or comments Send me an email. Quit
  11. 11. Paragraphs with different parts of speech Once upon a time there was a littleboy who lovedplaying with frogs. One day the boyran down to the river to catch some. He saw a bunch of themandcollected the frogs in his pocket. The boys name was Andrew. Andrewtook the frogs home to show his mother. Hismothersaid that he could keep the frogs if hetookvery good care of them. Andrew was very happy. VERB,ADJECTIVE, PRONOUN, PREPOSITION, CONJUNCTION,NOUN, ADVERB Quit
  12. 12. Resources: • Links to videos and images • http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h4QEzJe6_ok • http://www.google.com/imgres?imgurl=http://photography.nationalgeographic.com/staticfiles/NGS/Shared/StaticFiles/Photography/Images/POD/j /jumping-frog-110310-ga.jpg&imgrefurl=http://photography.nationalgeographic.com/photography/photos/pod-leap-day/jumping- frog_pod_image.html&h=450&w=314&sz=39&tbnid=6fQ0KDnw20E- bM::&tbnh=127&tbnw=89&prev=/images%3Fq%3Dpicture%2Bof%2Bfrog%2Bjumping%2Bon%2Blilly%2Bpad&hl=en&usg=__fo89CJEKk4jySChYPZ9- NAH4qMg=&ei=O4XRSbW9JsWhngf7_ay-Bw&sa=X&oi=image_result&resnum=3&ct=image&cd=1 • http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&q=picture+of+michigan+in+winter&btnG=G • http://images.google.com/images?hl=en&client=safari&rls=en-us&q=picure%20of%20George%20washington&um=1&ie=UTF-8&sa=N&tab=wi • http://images.google.com/imgres?imgurl=http://lindawalt.files.wordpress.com/2006/10/butterfly- flying.gif&imgrefurl=http://lindawalt.wordpress.com/2006/03/19/60/&usg=__MeJEDZnbMqU25P9jzG5wAw3qt- Q=&h=500&w=500&sz=82&hl=en&start=1&um=1&tbnid=8pk87j8JgjByTM:&tbnh=130&tbnw=130&prev=/images%3Fq%3Dbutterfly%2Bflying%26hl %3Den%26client%3Dsafari%26rls%3Den-us%26sa%3DG%26um%3D1 • http://www.grammarbook.com/grammar/pronoun.asp • http://images.google.com/imgres?imgurl=http://www.worldofstock.com/slides/PCH7791.jpg&imgrefurl=http://www.worldofstock.com/closeups/P CH7791.php&usg=__7PyJ7kw_0k3VbuPOAKcBpB4ug_g=&h=501&w=334&sz=52&hl=en&start=2&um=1&tbnid=yLjko_LjCS3W1M:&tbnh=130&tbnw =87&prev=/images%3Fq%3Dhappy%2Bgirl%2Bon%2Bbike%26hl%3Den%26client%3Dsafari%26rls%3Den-us%26sa%3DN%26um%3D1 • http://www.google.com/imgres?imgurl=http://www.continentalmills.com/images/brands/ghirardelli/Recipe_Central/brownie_mixes/Double_Choco late_Brownie_Mix/strawberry%2520ice%2520cream%2520trifle- gh%2520brownie.jpg&imgrefurl=http://www.continentalmills.com/brands/ghirardelli/Recipe_Central/brownie_mixes/Chocolate_Syrup_Brownie_M ix/%3Frid%3D10111&h=480&w=360&sz=31&tbnid=qA6YVbBvQYDAtM::&tbnh=129&tbnw=97&prev=/images%3Fq%3Dpicture%2Bof%2Bchocalate% 2Band%2Bstrawberry%2Bicecream&usg=__50MW2FohIZ1xYQ1dqcLHTvjsyeo=&ei=TZbRSfRbxaGeB_39rL4H&sa=X&oi=image_result&resnum=3&ct=i mage&cd=1 Quit