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Last Final Exam

Friday, May 19th 2017

We have been working all six weeks for this test. You will combine two simple sentences using verbal phrases, subordinate clauses, prepositional phrases, and coordinating conjunctions (FANBOYS.) You must punctuate these correctly. Please study the difference between a compound sentence and a compound verb. Some of you make errors here. You will also have a ...  [View full post]

6th Grade Grammar 6 wks test, Tuesday Feb 21st

Friday, February 17th 2017

Study from workbook pages 114 – 150. The workbook has all of the rules you need to know and appropriate practice material.

Test Friday, December 2nd

Wednesday, November 30th 2016

This test covers independent and subordinate clauses, including adjective and adverb clauses.  Also students must  be able to punctuate independent clauses joined with a semicolon, conjunctive adverb, and coordinating conjunction (fanboys.)

Test Thursday, 10/27

Monday, October 24th 2016

Identify subjects, verbs, direct objects, and indirect objects

5th 6wks Test

Friday, April 7th 2017

This is what you must study: Pronoun case, acitive and passive voice, prepositional and verbal phrase modifiers both adjective and adverb, clause modifers, both adjective and adverb, positive, comparative and superlative degrees of modifiers, linking verbs, double negatives, placement of modifiers (misplaced or dangling modifiers)

6th grade grammar semester exam

Tuesday, January 10th 2017

Students have received a study guide. Unfortunately I am not able to upload to this site; however, I will give a summary of it. Students have received a copy. – Underline prepositional phrases. They have a copy of the prepositions. – Review action and linking verbs. They have a list. – Study verb phrases that ...  [View full post]

Test Thursday, 11/17

Monday, November 14th 2016

Test on verbals and verbal phrases to include participles and infinitives. Happy Thanksgiving!!!

Grammar Test , Friday March 31st

Thursday, March 30th 2017

This test covers word, phrase, and clause modifiers; regular and irregular comparisons, degrees of comparison, adjective and adverb distinctions, double comparisons and double negatives. Workbook pages 167-182.

Test Wednesday, 12/14

Tuesday, December 13th 2016

This test is on sentence types: simple, compound, complex, and compound complex.  Students should practice writing these various types of sentences and punctuating them correctly. They should study the practice that we’ve done in the workbook identifying the independent and  subordinate clauses in the various sentence types. They must review the list of relative pronouns, ...  [View full post]

Quiz Tuesday 11,15

Monday, November 14th 2016

Brief quiz. Students must explain what a verbal is and the define participle and infinitive.  This should all be in their notes.