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Multimedia Details Title: Prepositions
Creator: Scarlette Atchison
Submitted By: Scarlette Atchison, Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School, Alexander City

Nathaniel H. Stephens Elementary School,

Alexander City School System


This podcast is about prepositions. Three students are rapping prepositions, and another student walks up and asks them what they are doing. They tell him that prepositions are cool, and they teach him what prepositions are.

Length: 02:07
Aligned to the following ALEX lesson plan: Prepositions
Content Areas: English/Language Arts
Alabama Course of Study Alignments and/or Professional Development Standard Alignments:
ELA2015 (4)
38. Demonstrate command of the conventions of Standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking. [L.4.1]
a. Use relative pronouns (who, whose, whom, which, that) and relative adverbs (where, when, why). [L.4.1a]
b. Form and use the progressive (e.g., I was walking; I am walking; I will be walking) verb tenses. [L.4.1b]
c. Use modal auxiliaries (e.g., can, may, must) to convey various conditions. [L.4.1c]
d. Order adjectives within sentences according to conventional patterns (e.g., a small red bag rather than a red small bag). [L.4.1d]
e. Form and use prepositional phrases. [L.4.1e]
f. Produce complete sentences, recognizing and correcting inappropriate fragments and run-ons.* [L.4.1f]
g. Correctly use frequently confused words (e.g., to, too, two; there, their).* [L.4.1g]

National/Other Standards:


Students use spoken, written, and visual language to accomplish their own purposes (e.g., for learning, enjoyment, persuasion, and the exchange of information).