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1 THE GALLOWAY SCHOOL YEAR-AT-A-GLANCE Where Magnificent Minds Thrive! GRAMMAR 3 rd Quarter One Text: Sadlier Grammar Workshop Level Orange Unit 1: The Sentence Lesson 1: Kinds of Sentences Punctuate sentences Correct capitalization and punctuation of sentences Write four kinds of sentences (declarative, interrogative, exclamatory, imperative) Lesson 2: Complete Subjects and Predicates Identify complete subjects and predicates Write complete subjects and predicates to complete a sentence Lesson 3: Simple Subjects Identify simple subjects Identify complete subjects Write simple subjects to complete sentences Lesson 4: Simple Predicates Identify simple predicates Identify complete predicates Write subjects and predicates to complete sentences Lesson 5: Compound Sentences Identify simple and compound sentences Correct punctuation and the use of coordinating conjunctions in compound sentences Combine sentences to form compound sentences Lesson 6: Complex Sentences Identify complex sentences and their subordinating conjunctions Write subordinating conjunctions to complete complex sentences Lesson 7: Correcting Fragments and Run-Ons Identify correct sentences vs. run-on sentences Correct run-on sentences

2 Unit 2: Nouns Lesson 8: Common and proper Nouns Identify common and proper nouns Correct errors in capitalization Revise sentences using proper nouns Lesson 9-10: Singular and Plural Nouns and Irregular Plural Nouns Write the plural form of nouns Correct the use and spelling of singular and plural nouns Write sentences using plural nouns Lesson 11: Possessive Nouns Write the possessive form of singular and plural nouns Correct the spelling of possessive nouns Write sentences using possessive nouns

3 THE GALLOWAY SCHOOL YEAR-AT-A-GLANCE Where Magnificent Minds Thrive! GRAMMAR 3 rd Quarter Two Text: Sadlier Grammar Workshop Level Orange Unit 3: Verbs Lesson 12: Action Verbs Identify action verbs Write action verbs to complete sentences Write sentences using action verbs Lesson 13-14: Present-Tense Verbs and More Present-Tense Verbs Write present-tense verbs that agree with the subject Correct errors in subject-verb agreement Combining sentences using compound predicates Write a story Lesson 15: Past-Tense Verbs Write the past tense of verbs Correct the spelling of past tense verbs Write sentences with past tense verbs Lesson 16: Future Tense Verbs Identify verbs as present, past, or future tense verbs Write verbs in the correct tense to complete sentences Correct errors in verb tenses Revise sentences to make verb tenses consistent Lesson 17: Linking Verbs Identify linking verbs and the nouns or adjectives they link to subjects Write linking verbs to complete sentences Write sentences with linking verbs Lesson 18-19: Verb Phrases: Main Verbs and Helping Verbs Identify verb phrases, main verbs, and helping verbs Write helping verbs to complete sentences Write sentences with main verbs and helping verbs Lesson 20: Progressive Forms of Verbs Identify the present, past, and future progressive forms of verbs Write the present, past, and future progressive form of verbs correctly Write sentences using the progressive forms of verbs

4 Lesson 21-22: Irregular Verbs and More Irregular Verbs Identify the past forms of irregular verbs Correct errors in the use of irregular verbs Write sentences with irregular verbs Lesson 23: Contractions with Not Write contractions for pairs of words Correct the spelling of contractions Write sentences with contractions

5 THE GALLOWAY SCHOOL YEAR-AT-A-GLANCE Where Magnificent Minds Thrive! GRAMMAR 3 rd Quarter Three Text: Sadlier Grammar Workshop Level Orange Unit 4: Adjectives, Adverbs, and Prepositions Lesson 24: Adjectives Identify adjectives and the nouns they describe Write adjectives to complete sentences Combine related sentences by moving adjectives Lesson 25-26: Articles (A, An, The) and Demonstrative Adjectives Identify articles and demonstrative adjectives Correct errors in the use of articles and demonstrative adjectives Write sentences using articles and demonstrative adjectivees Lesson 27: Comparing with Adjectives Choose the correct form of adjectives used when comparing people, places or things Write the correct form of a comparative adjective in a sentence Compare and contrast two different things using comparative adjectives Lesson 28-29: Comparing with More and Most, Good and Bad Identify the correct form of more, most, good, and bad in sentences Write the correct form of more, most, good and bad in a sentence Write a story using comparative forms of adjectives Lesson 30-31: Adverbs and Comparing with Adverbs Identify adverbs in a sentence and whether they tell how, when, or where Write adverbs into a sentence so they make sense and write whether they tell how, when, or where Identify the best comparative adverb to fit into sentences Complete sentences using the best form of a comparative adverb Write a paragraph using adverbs to compare actions of athletes Lesson 32: Using Good and Well Identify proper uses of good and well Revise sentences to show the correct uses of good and well Lesson 33: Negatives Identify negatives that can be used within a sentence Complete sentences with the correct negative

6 Lesson 34: Prepositions and Prepositional Phrases Identify prepositions that can be used in sentences; identify prepositional phrases and the object of the preposition Write prepositional phrases to complete sentences Unit 5: Pronouns Lesson 35-36: Subject Pronouns, Pronoun-Verb Agreement Identify subject pronouns in a sentence Write sentences replacing nouns with subject pronouns Check sentences for pronoun-verb agreement Lesson 37: Object Pronouns Identify object pronouns that can be used in sentences Replace nouns with object pronouns Write sentences using subject and object pronouns

7 THE GALLOWAY SCHOOL YEAR-AT-A-GLANCE Where Magnificent Minds Thrive! GRAMMAR 3 rd Quarter Four Text: Sadlier Grammar Workshop Level Orange Unit 5: Pronouns (Continued) Lesson 38: Using I and Me Choose between I and Me when completing sentences Write sentences using correct form of I or Me Lesson 39: Possessive Pronouns Identify possessive pronouns that can be used in sentences Replace nouns with the correct possessive pronoun Lesson 40: Relative Pronouns and Relative Adverbs Lesson 41: Contractions with Pronouns Identify the various contractions with pronouns that can be used in sentences Write contractions combining pronouns and verbs Unit 6: Capitalization, Punctuation, and Spelling Lesson 42-43: Writing Sentences Correctly; Capitalizing Proper Nouns Correct sentences with errors in punctuation, capitalization and run-on sentences Write sentences with proper punctuation and capitalization Revise sentences for proper capitalization of proper nouns Lesson 44: Abbreviations Identify abbreviations in a sentence Correct sentences to show proper abbreviations Lesson 45: Titles Identify titles in as sentence Write sentences with titles and show correct identification (underline or quotations) Lesson 46-47: Commas in a Series; More Commas Identify where commas belong in a series Write sentences with series and place commas where they belong Add commas where needed in a sentence Lesson 48: Parts of a Letter Identify parts of friendly letters and business letters Write a letter to a friend telling them about your favorite school program

8 Lesson 49: Quotations Identify proper use of quotations in a sentence Revise sentences to show correct use of quotations Write a conversation using proper quotations

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