Grammar

  • 12 Strategies for Teaching Grammar in Context
    • This article includes Constance Weaver’s research-based principles for teaching grammar in context.
  • Grammar and the SAT
    • This Khan Academy resources addresses grammar areas assessed on the SAT.
  • Grammar Bytes
    • Includes interactive exercises, grammar terms, grammar rules, and handouts.
  • Grammar Girl
    • Grammar Girl provides short, friendly tips to improve your writing. Covering the grammar rules and word choice guidelines that can confound even the best writers, Grammar Girl makes complex grammar questions simple with memory tricks to help you recall and apply those troublesome grammar rules. (Podcast)
  • Grammar Table of Contents
    • A collection of grammatical rules and explanations.
  • PDF DocumentMDE Grammar and Rhetoric Unit Part 1 
    • The grammar and rhetoric unit for helping prepare students for the ACT English test.
  • PDF DocumentMDE Grammar Module Part 2 
    • Part 2 of the Power Language Model (NEW). This module includes recommended grade-level targets for meeting the expectations for effective English language use as well as general recommendations from the authors of the cited resources. The skills include those identified as necessary for success in college and work.
  • Teaching Grammar in Context Using the PACE Model
    • This model provides teachers with four deliberate steps for making grammar instruction meaningful.
  • The OWL at Purdue
    • The Online Writing Lab (OWL) at Purdue University houses writing resources and instructional material. Teachers and trainers may use this material for in-class and out-of-class instruction.
  • The Write Guy
    • This is a link to Jeff Anderson's site. Jeff is the author of Mechanically Inclined. This site includes a blog for mentor sentences.