Abbreviations  
Abbreviations, Contractions, and Editing Games for Learning Abbreviations and Acronyms

Alphabetizing The Alphabetizer : Alphabetize any word list


Capitalization  
Fact Monster: Capitalization for Students Practice Capitalization Online
What are the Rules for Capitalization? Capitalization: Interactive Capitalization Learning Game
Rules for Capitalizing Capitalization Rules

Contractions  
Enchanted Learning: Contractions Contractions Practice
Grammatical Errors Practice English to Avoid Common Mistakes
Common Mistakes and Confusing Words in English Free Online Grammar Check Too!

Language Arts Learning Games Interactive Language Arts Learning Games

Parts of a Sentence  
The Parts of a Sentence Interactive Activity: The Parts of a Sentence
Identifying Parts of a Sentence Gamequarium: Sentence Structure Games

Parts of Speech Funbrain.com: Parts of Speech Learning Game
Enchanted Learning: Parts of Speech Parts of Speech Learning Game
The Parts of Speech Video: Nouns, Verbs, Adjectives Parts of Speech Interactive Learning Game
Fact Monster: Grammar: Parts of Speech Nouns and Verbs Learning Game


Prefixes and Suffixes  
Most Common Prefixes and Suffixes Prefixes and Suffixes Learning Game

Punctuation Commas: Quick Rules
All Punctuation Practice Commas
Blue Book of Grammar: Punctuation Rules Practice Comma Splices and Fused Sentences
Punctuation Made Simple Main Uses of the Comma
Apostrophe Exclamation Mark
How to Use Apostrophes Proper Usage of the Exclamation Mark
Using Apostrophes Correctly Period
Colon End Punctuation: the Period
Uses of the Colon in English Writing Uses of the Period
Punctuation Made Simple: The Colon Question Mark
Comma Rules for Using a Question Mark
Become a Comma Superhero Examples of Question Mark Usage

Spelling  
AAASpell.com: Spelling Practice Harcourt Brace Spelling Games: Organized by Grade Level
Practice Your Own Spelling Words! EXCELLENT resource! Spelling Practice: Organized by Grade Level
Funbrain: Spell Check: Spelling Practice Spin and Spell Spelling Practice Game
Funbrain: Spell-a-Roo: Spelling Practice Words and Spellings Games Online
Free Online Spell Checker Free Spell Check Service

Vocabulary Building Dr. Goodword's Word Wizard
Learning Vocabulary: Interactive Games Merriam-Webster: Word Central: Vocabulary Fun
Merriam-Webster: Online English Word Games MyVocabulary.com: Interactive Vocabulary Building Exercises


Grammar Guides and Reinforcing Grammar Skill Learning Activities

Big Dog's Grammar: Basic English grammar instruction, plus self tests; interactive exercises

ESL Games: Interactive grammar activities by levels.

English Grammar: Grammar Lessons, Exercises, and Rules for Everyday Use

English Lessons Online: Online English Lessons

The Blue Book of Grammar: A Grammar guide with Grammar Rules, Punctuation Rules, Capitalization Rules, Commonly Confused Words, Rules for Writing Numbers, Free Interactive English Quizzes, Grammar and Punctuation Videos

Elements of Style by William Strunk: A complete grammar guide; Essential Rules of Usage; Principles of Composition; Words and Expressions Commonly Misused; Words Commonly Misspelled

Grammar Blast: Interactive Quizzes listed by grade level: grades 2 - 5

Grammar Handbook: Explains and illustrates the basic grammatical rules concerning parts of speech, phrases, clauses, sentences and sentence elements, and common problems of usage.

Grammar Slammer: Online textbook explaining all the elements of grammar

WritingDen: Valuable and easy to use writing reference that allows students to look up grammar rules, helper words, and other writing tips by selecting from he headings: Sentences, Paragraphs, Essays. Better than having a text book because it is easier to find a given topic .



Did you Know

Grammar Trivia

*There English language consists of eight parts of speech: nouns, verbs, pronouns, adjectives, adverbs, prepositions, conjunctions, interjections.

*A noun is the name of a person, place, thing, or idea

*Verbs carries the idea of being or action in the sentence.

*A pronoun can replace the name of a person, place or thing in a sentence.

*Adjectives are words that describe or modify another person or thing in the sentence.

An article is a type of adjective that always gives more information about a particular noun'

*Adverbs are words that modify a verb, an adjective , or another adverb.

*A preposition links nouns, pronouns and phrases to other words in a sentence. The word or phrase that the preposition introduces is called the object of the preposition.

*A conjunction is a joiner (a word that connects parts of a sentence).

*An interjection is a word added to a sentence to convey emotion. It is not grammatically related to any other part of the sentence.\

*There are fourteen marks of punctuation in the English language: period, comma, question mark, exclamation mark, colon, semicolon, hyphen, dash, parentheses, brackets, ellipsis, apostrophe, quotation marks, slash

*In the English language, a sentence is a group of words with four characteristics: All sentences begin with a capital letter; All sentences end with a period or an exclamation point or a question mark; A sentence contains at least one clause; All sentences follow a standard word order.

*Sentences have two parts: the subject and the predicate.

*A run-on sentence has at least two parts, either one of which can stand by itself, but the two parts have been smooshed together instead of being properly connected.

*An abbreviation is a shortened form of a word or phrase used chiefly in writing to represent the complete form.

*A contraction is the shortening of a word, syllable, or word group by omission of internal letters.

*There are many rules of capitalization and rules of punctuation.

*There are over 100 words most commonly misspelled words!



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