Skill Sharpeners: Grammar & Punctuation - Grade 3
The grammar concepts for grade 3 include:
- Singular and plural nouns
- Adjectives and adverbs
- Singular pronouns
- Verb tenses
- Subject-verb agreement
- Sentence fragments
- Subordinating conjunctions
Punctuation concepts for grade 3 include:
- End punctuation
- Comma usage
- Colons in a business letter
- Use of quotation marks
These materials focus on grammar practice and offer little to no grammar instruction.
From the Publisher:
Help children improve their writing while learning important grammar and punctuation rules. These colorful activity books make language skill practice fun with interesting themes, a variety of activities, and word games! Includes answer key.
Skill Sharpeners: Grammar and Punctuation provides visually engaging reading selections, activities, and word games that will motivate your child to practice and learn essential grammar and punctuation skills. Plus, a Language Handbook provides you with a quick reference of the concepts covered.
The activity books are organized into 15 theme-based units around topics that each grade will enjoy. Each unit focuses on a grammar concept and punctuation concept, and includes:
A reading selection: A short fiction or nonfiction text engages children and presents the concept or skill in context.
Rule boxes: Grammar and punctuation rules are made simple with a short explanation, and clear examples help to teach the skill.
Colorful practice activities: A variety of activities include fun illustrations to motivate your child to practice the grammar and punctuation skills.
Riddles and word games: Your child will use critical thinking skills while applying the targeted grammar or punctuation skill in a fun format!
Writing practice: The Write It Right! page encourages your child to use the skills in context, which further promotes understanding.
Review page: The short review activity is a great way to check your childs understanding.