Reading Eggs: Targeting Grammar Series

The Targeting Grammar series presents detailed knowledge of the grammar of English and its application in spoken and written language. Each of the Teaching Guides contain eight sections with comprehensive teaching materials for nouns, verbs, adjectives, pronouns, adverbs, prepositions & phrases and sentences.

This program presents detailed knowledge of the grammar of English and its application in spoken and written language, relevant to this level of schooling. It sets forth a metalanguage, which both teacher and students can use to examine and explore language, leading to deeper understandings and improved technique.

Within the teacher resources you will find:

  • Demo Lessons which provide suggestions for ways to introduce specific grammar concepts to students.
  • Teacher Notes with information and background information for each grammar concept, as well as exploring ideas to build understanding.
  • Printable student work sheets designed to develop the technical aspects of grammar and its application.

Demo Lessons:

Foundation – 2 Grammar – Demo Lessons

There are 17 editable PowerPoint demo lessons with detailed Teacher Notes and Student Worksheets that cover the following topics:

  • Adjectives
    • Adjectives – What are adjectives?
    • Describing Adjectives – What are descriptive adjectives?
  • Adverbs
    • Adverbs – What are adverbs?
  • Conjunctions
    • Coordinating Conjunctions – What is a conjunction?
  • Nouns
    • Compound Nouns– What are compound nouns?
    • Nouns – What are nouns?
    • Nouns And Articles – How do nouns and articles go together?
    • Proper Nouns – What are proper nouns?
  • Prepositions
    • Prepositions – What are prepositions?
  • Pronouns
    • Possessive Pronouns- What are possessive pronouns?
    • Pronouns – What are pronouns?
  • Punctuation
    • Comma I – What is a comma?
    • Punctuation – What is Punctuation?
    • Sentence Ending- What are the punctuation marks for ending sentences?
  • Sentences
    • Phrases – What is a phrase?
    • Sentences – What is a sentence?
  • Verbs
    • Verbs – What are verbs?

3-4 – Grammar – Demo Lessons

There are 17 editable PowerPoint demo lessons with detailed Teacher Notes and Student Worksheets that cover the following topics:

  • Adjectives
    • Comparing Adjectives – What are adjectives of degree?
    • Demonstrative Adjectives – What are demonstrative adjectives?
    • Number And Indefinite Adjectives – What are number and indefinite adjectives?
    • Quantitative Adjectives – What are quantitative adjectives?
  • Adverbs
    • Adverbs Of Degree – What are adverbs of degree?
    • Adverbs Of Manner – What are adverbs of manner?
    • Adverbs Of Place – What are adverbs of place?
    • Adverbs Of Time – What are adverbs of time?
    • Conjunctive Adverbs – What are conjunctive adverbs?
    • Interrogative Adverbs – What are interrogative adverbs?
    • Modal And Negative Adverbs – What are modal and negative adverbs?
  • Conjunctions
    • Correlative Conjunctions  – What is a correlative conjunction?
    • Subordinating Conjunctions – What are subordinating conjunctions?
  • Nouns
    • Collective Nouns – What are collective nouns?
    • Plural Nouns – What are plural nouns?
    • Possessive Nouns – What are possessive nouns?
  • Pronouns
    • Personal Pronouns – What are personal pronouns?
  • Punctuation
    • Apostrophe – What is an apostrophe?
    • Comma ii – What is a comma?
    • Quotation Marks – What are quotation marks?
  • Sentences
    • Clauses – What are clauses?
    • Simple Sentences – What is a simple sentence?
    • Speech – What is speech?
  • Verbs
    • Auxiliary Verbs – What are auxiliary verbs?
    • Finite And Non Finite Verbs – What are finite and non-finite verbs?
    • Irregular Verbs – What are irregular verbs?
    • Simple Tense – What is simple tense?
    • Subject Agreement – What is subject–verb agreement?
    • Tense – What is tense?

5-7 – Grammar – Demo Lessons

  • Adjectives
    • Adjectival Phrases – What is an adjectival phrase?
    • Adjective Order – What is the correct order for writing adjectives?
    • Possessive Adjectives – What are possessive adjectives?
  • Adverbs
    • Adverbial Phrases – What are adverbial phrases?
  • Nouns
    • Abstract Nouns – What are abstract nouns?
    • Noun Groups – What are noun groups?
    • Noun Phrases – What are noun phrases?
  • Pronouns
    • Demonstrative Pronouns – What are demonstrative pronouns?
    • Indefinite Pronouns – What are indefinite pronouns?
    • Interrogative Pronouns – What are  interrogative pronouns?
    • Reflexive And Intensive Pronouns – What are reflexive and intensive pronouns?
    • Relative Pronouns – What are relative pronouns?
  • Punctuation
    • Colon – What are colons?
    • Dashes And Hyphens – What are hyphens and dashes?
    • Ellipsis – What is an ellipsis?
    • Parentheses And Brackets – What are parentheses and brackets?
    • Semicolon – What are semicolons?
  • Sentences
    • Complex Sentences – What are complex sentences?
    • Compound Sentences – What is a compound sentence?
    • Paragraphs – What is a paragraph?
    • Subordinate Clauses – What is a subordinate clause?
  • Verbs
    • Active And Passive Voice – What is active and passive voice?
    • Continuous Tense – What is continuous tense?
    • Perfect Continuous Tense – What is perfect continuous tense?
    • Perfect Tense – What is perfect tense?

 

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