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Teaching the Teacher: The Write Advice: Comma Splice & Run on Sentences Work Sheets

Teaching the Teacher: The Write Advice: Comma Splice & Run on Sentences Work Sheets | language and grammar for teachers | Scoop.it

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55 Grammar Offenses That Make Teachers Go Mad - Best Colleges Online

55 Grammar Offenses That Make Teachers Go Mad - Best Colleges Online | language and grammar for teachers | Scoop.it
No written work will ever boast a pure linguistic track record, but students should still try their best to write the most clear, concise papers possible.
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Good for teachers to use to make sure they are not making these mistakes

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Jazz & Similes: Language Meets Music

Jazz & Similes: Language Meets Music | language and grammar for teachers | Scoop.it
Watch Ms. Letford use her music class time to help teach and reinforce English Language Arts topics. Great tips that can be brought into the main classroom. Covering Common Core Standards for English Language Arts.
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The Boy Who Loved Words - a digital story by Michael Redhead Champagne

Michael's story told at a CDS workshop in Winnipeg July 2012 coordinated by the Manitoba E-Association and hosted by United Way Winnipeg...

 

DIGITAL STORY TELLING CAN BE A GOOD WAY TO TELL A STORY

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50 Incredibly Useful Links For Learning & Teaching The English Language

50 Incredibly Useful Links For Learning & Teaching The English Language | language and grammar for teachers | Scoop.it
Teaching a new language to non-native speakers may be one of the most challenging educational jobs out there, so ELL teachers can use all of…...
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Free online tutorials for learning to use technology and ict in education

Free online tutorials for learning to use technology and ict in education | language and grammar for teachers | Scoop.it
Free online tutorials for teachers and students.

This is a great site for finding out how to use lots of web2 tools to enhance learning. Would be fantastic for ESL

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Top 1000 Vocabulary Words - Vocabulary List : Vocabulary.com

A vocabulary list featuring Top 1000 Vocabulary Words. The top 1,000 vocabulary words have been carefully chosen to represent difficult but common words that appear in everyday academic and business writing.
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Zombie Nouns

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How nominalizations can infect your writing and render it lifeless.
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Teaching the Teacher: The Write Advice: More About Commas

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become a writing mentor to your child, part 5: grammar, by ear

become a writing mentor to your child, part 5: grammar, by ear | language and grammar for teachers | Scoop.it
A few years ago I sat in a coffee shop, preparing for a homeschool conference workshop I’d be giving at the hotel next door, on writing with kids. There was a family a few tables over.
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Welcome to the English for Uni Website! | English for Uni

Welcome to the English for Uni Website! | English for Uni | language and grammar for teachers | Scoop.it
The first section, on the use of articles in English (a/an/the), has a video story and a series of exercises.
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Why punctuation matters. A classic! courtesy of www.facebook.com/grammarly

Why punctuation matters. A classic! courtesy of www.facebook.com/grammarly | language and grammar for teachers | Scoop.it

Image comes courtesy of http://www.facebook.com/grammarly  -- If you're on Facebook, visit and "like" the Grammarly page there. http://www.facebook.com/grammarly


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Series of videos around language from TED Ed

Series of videos around language from TED Ed | language and grammar for teachers | Scoop.it
Use engaging videos on TED-Ed to create customized lessons. You can use, tweak, or completely redo any lesson featured on TED-Ed, or create lessons from scratch based on any video from YouTube.
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Find out how strong your vocabulary is and learn new words at Vocabulary.com.

Find out how strong your vocabulary is and learn new words at Vocabulary.com. | language and grammar for teachers | Scoop.it
Vocabulary.com helps you learn new words, play games that improve your vocabulary, and explore language.
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55 Things You Didnt Know About English Language

55 Things You Didnt Know About English Language | language and grammar for teachers | Scoop.it
Enjoy the 55 Things That You Didnt Know About the English Language !
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Top 25 grammar and language mistakes | Articles

Top 25 grammar and language mistakes | Articles | language and grammar for teachers | Scoop.it
Are you guilty of making any of these prevalent spelling, word usage or punctuation flubs?
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This article provides examples of common mistakes made when it comes to grammar. From this article:

Why is it essential that we have a sound understanding of grammar and spelling?

How might understanding correct grammar implications be beneficial towards yourself?

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language mistakes learners make

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CORRECT GRAMMAR: A NEVER-ENDING QUEST

CORRECT GRAMMAR: A NEVER-ENDING QUEST | language and grammar for teachers | Scoop.it
SEEN/SAW I think I have to put these words forward about once a week they are so abused and misused by so many. What part of speech is “seen”? Be specific. What part of speech is “saw”? Be specific. Explain.
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GrammarCheck.net – Free Online Grammar Checker

GrammarCheck.net – Free Online Grammar Checker | language and grammar for teachers | Scoop.it
Check your grammar for free on our site. Check whole documents or just a few sentences.
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