Grammar Rocks!

Author: Shawn Knisley Missouri
Description
Grade Level 3-5
Curriculum English / Language Arts

Introduction

Do the verbs have you down? Nouns and adjectives too? Do you know the prepositions,and some adverb clues?  Pronouns and conjunctions,what do they do? Throw a subject and predicate,into the parts of speech stew.  A few quick easy steps, will get you moving in the right direction; we'll have you feeling great,before you can yell, "INTERJECTION!" No more grammar troubles. No more worries, its O.K.! A little Schoolhouse Rock,and you'll be lookin' good today! So come on in, and flex your brain; have a little fun, and play some games!

Tasks

In the VIDEO SECTION, click on the link then watch and listen to the video, twice or more if you desire! When you have completed the video, click the back arrow and return to the webquest PROCESS page. Scroll down to the GAME LINK SECTION and click on the link that cooresponds with the video that you just viewed. You may play the game more than once but please remember to print and turn in your final result score page. The FINAL ASSESSMENT will be given on the EVALUATION page. Have fun and GOOD LUCK!   

Process

VIDEO SECTIONNouns (a person, place or thing) http://www.gamequarium.org/cgi-bin/search/linfo.cgi?id=3848Verbs (shows action)http://www.gamequarium.org/cgi-bin/search/linfo.cgi?id=3852Adverbs (tells how, where or when, the condition or reason)http://www.gamequarium.org/cgi-bin/search/linfo.cgi?id=3845Adjectives (describes a noun)http://www.gamequarium.org/cgi-bin/search/linfo.cgi?id=3844Pronouns (takes the place of a personal noun)http://www.gamequarium.org/cgi-bin/search/linfo.cgi?id=3850Conjunctions (connecting words)http://www.gamequarium.org/cgi-bin/search/linfo.cgi?id=3846Prepositions (tells where the object is)http://www.gamequarium.org/cgi-bin/search/linfo.cgi?id=3849Subject and Predicate (what does the noun do?)http://www.gamequarium.org/cgi-bin/search/linfo.cgi?id=3851Interjections! (shows EXCITEMENT!)http://www.gamequarium.org/cgi-bin/search/linfo.cgi?id=3847 GAME LINK SECTION(Please don't forget to print and turn in your results page.)Nouns (a person, place or thing)http://www.quia.com/cb/28126.htmlVerbs (shows action)http://www.eduplace.com/cgi-bin/hme-quiz-start.cgi?Grade=2&Unit=5&Topic=Verbs&x=37&y=9Adjectives (describes a noun) http://www.ngfl-cymru.org.uk/vtc/ngfl/english/monmouthshire/choose_adj_monmouthshire.htmlAdverbs (tells how, where or when, the condition or reason)http://www.quia.com/rr/62022.htmlPronouns (takes the place of a personal noun)http://www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/words/grammar/interestsentences/pronouns/game.shtmlConjunctions (connecting words) (Wheel of Fortune Game at bottom of page)http://www.englishmedialab.com/GrammarGames/wheel/conjunctions_wheel.htmlPrepositions (tells where the object is)http://www.eduplace.com/cgi-bin/hme-quiz-start.cgi?Grade=6&Unit=7&Topic=Prepositional+Phrases&x=25&y=9Subject and Predicate (what does the noun do?)http://www.oswego.org/ocsd-web/quiz/mquiz.asp?filename=msmith5complsubpredInterjections!  (shows EXCITEMENT!)http://www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/words/grammar/interestsentences/pronouns/game.shtml  

Evaluation
  Score
Total Score:
  Kinda new? Getting there... Just about... Excellent!!! Score
Correctly identifies & constructs 2 or less parts of speech in complete sentence format. Correctly identifies & constructs 3 parts of speech in complete sentence format. Correctly identifies & constructs 4 parts of speech in complete sentence format. Correctly identifies & constructs 5 parts of speech in complete sentence format.
Correctly identifies and creates list of 2 parts of speech and a other various simplistic silly story requests. Correctly identifies and creates list of 3 parts of speech and a other various simplistic silly story requests. Correctly identifies and creates list of 4 parts of speech and a other various simplistic silly story requests. Correctly identifies and creates list of 5 parts of speech and a other various simplistic silly story requests.
Correctly constructs and identifies 9 or less parts of speech in a complete sentence and short story format. Correctly constructs and identifies 10-12 parts of speech in a complete sentence and short story format. Correctly constructs and identifies 13-15 parts of speech in a complete sentence and short story format. Correctly constructs and identifies 16-18 parts of speech in a complete sentence and short story format.
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Conclusion

What does a noun do? That's right!And how 'bout a verb? You got it!Prepositions, conjunctions, Interjections? Easy.Adverbs, adjectives and pronouns? You've done them all! Nice Job!  We're glad you stopped in,Hope you learned alot;Come back anytime,You need some GRAMMAR ROCKS!

Teachers Page

This webquest was created for grades 3-5 to aid in the identification of 9 seperate parts of speech; nouns, pronouns, adjectives, verbs, adverbs, conjuntions, prepositions, interjections, and subject/predicate.