ALEX Learning Activity Resources

ALEX Learning Activities  
   View Standards     Standard(s): [ELA2015] (9) 36 :
36 ) Demonstrate command of the conventions of Standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking. [L.9-10.1]

a. Apply rules of subject-verb agreement when the subject has compound parts joined by or with the second element as singular or plural. (Alabama)

b. Apply rules of subject-verb agreement with the subjunctive mood. (Alabama)

c. Use parallel structure.* [L.9-10.1a]

d. Use various types of phrases (noun, verb, adjectival, adverbial, participial, prepositional, absolute) and clauses (independent, dependent; noun, relative, adverbial) to convey specific meanings and add variety and interest to writing or presentations. [L.9-10.1b]

Subject: English Language Arts (9)
Title: Prepositional Phrases: What Direction Can They Take You?

This learning activity is an introduction to prepositional phrases. During this activity, students watch an introductory video on prepositional phrases and complete a handout to identify and create their own prepositional phrases. At the conclusion of this activity, students will be able to identify prepositional phrases in writing and identify the preposition and its object.

This activity was created as a result of the ALEX Resource Development Summit.

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