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Language Arts: Lesson Plans & Games

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This course is designed to help teachers navigate lesson planning for their language arts classes. These text and video lessons include a range of activities, games and assignments you can use to increase your students classroom engagement and their retention of grammar, phonics, spelling and more.
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13 chapters in Language Arts: Lesson Plans & Games

Ch 1. Punctuation Lesson Plans & Resources {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[310445].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Punctuation Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - What is Punctuation? - Rules & Signs Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3698].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3698].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Punctuation Activities & Games
Lesson 4 - Comma Lesson Plan
Lesson 5 - Commas: Correct Usage & Basic Rules Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2746].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2746].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Comma Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 7 - Comma Rules: Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[142376].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[142376].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Comma Activities & Games for High School
Lesson 9 - Comma Games for Kids
Lesson 10 - Comma Splice Lesson Plan
Lesson 11 - Comma Splices: Examples & Corrections Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3606].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3606].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Comma Splice Activities & Games
Lesson 13 - Apostrophe Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 14 - Apostrophes Lesson for Kids: Rules & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[261783].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[261783].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 15 - Apostrophes & Possessives Lesson Plan for High School
Lesson 16 - Apostrophe: Use & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5974].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5974].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 17 - Apostrophes Activities & Games
Lesson 18 - Contractions Lesson Plan
Lesson 19 - Possessive Pronouns & Contractions: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5490].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5490].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 20 - Quotation Marks Lesson Plan
Lesson 21 - How & When to Use Quotation Marks Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[157569].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[157569].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 22 - Quotation Marks Activities & Games
Lesson 23 - Colon Lesson Plan
Lesson 24 - What are Colons? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[157671].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[157671].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 25 - Semicolon Lesson Plan
Lesson 26 - Semicolon: Uses, Rules & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10038].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10038].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 27 - Semicolon Activities & Games
Lesson 28 - Punctuation Marks Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 29 - Punctuation Lesson for Kids: Rules & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[261777].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[261777].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 30 - Contraction Activities & Games
Lesson 31 - Editing Marks Lesson Plan
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Lesson 1 - Linguistics Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - Morphemes Lesson Plan
Lesson 3 - Morphology in Linguistics Lesson Plan
Lesson 4 - What is Morphology in Linguistics? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[196391].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[196391].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Morphology of English: Definition & Studies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7179].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7179].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Orthography in Linguistics Lesson Plan
Lesson 7 - Orthography in Linguistics: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[307905].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[307905].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Etymology Lesson Plan
Lesson 9 - The Etymology of Words Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[35749].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[35749].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Root Words Lesson Plan
Lesson 11 - Spelling & Word Patterns: Prefixes, Suffixes & Root Words Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[35758].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[35758].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Prefix Lesson Plan
Lesson 13 - Prefixes: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4858].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4858].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - English Spelling Rules for Prefixes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47898].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47898].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 15 - Suffix Lesson Plan
Lesson 16 - Suffixes Lesson for Kids: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[142394].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[142394].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 17 - Prefixes & Suffixes Games & Activities
Lesson 18 - Alphabetic Principle vs. Phonemic Awareness Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[256483].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[256483].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 19 - Sapir-Whorf Hypothesis Lesson Plan
Lesson 20 - Chomsky's Language Acquisition Device Lesson Plan
Lesson 21 - Chomsky's Theory of Language Lesson Plan
Lesson 22 - Etymology Games
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Lesson 1 - Compare & Contrast Lesson Plan for 3rd Grade
Lesson 2 - Compare & Contrast Lesson for Kids: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[142432].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[142432].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Text Structure Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 4 - Text Structure Lesson for Kids: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[341629].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[341629].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Teaching Text Structures: Nonfiction, Expository & Description Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[141921].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[141921].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What is a Dialectical Journal? - Definition & Example Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[150532].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[150532].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Graphic Organizers for Writing Personal Narratives Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140318].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140318].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Teaching Transition Words Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[141936].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[141936].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Using Graphic Organizers for Reading Comprehension Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140319].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140319].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Graphic Organizers for Compare & Contrast Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140320].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140320].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Teaching with Graphic Novels
Lesson 12 - Pictograph Lesson Plan
Lesson 13 - Pictograph: Definition, Examples & Images Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5691].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5691].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - Reading & Interpreting Pictographs Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[46842].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[46842].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 15 - Oxymoron Lesson Plan
Lesson 16 - Oxymoron in Literature: Definition, Purpose & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20789].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20789].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 17 - Anecdote Lesson Plan
Lesson 18 - Anecdote in Literature: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20806].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20806].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 19 - Teaching Word Families: Exercises & Activities
Lesson 20 - Paradox Activities & Games
Lesson 21 - Dialogue Activities & Games
Lesson 22 - Slang Activities & Games
Lesson 23 - Paraphrase Activities & Games
Lesson 24 - Paraphrasing Activities for Kids
Lesson 25 - Diction Activities & Games
Lesson 26 - Thesaurus Activities & Games
Lesson 27 - Thesaurus Activities for Kids
Lesson 28 - Mood Activities & Games
Lesson 29 - Irony Activities & Games
Lesson 30 - Semantics Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 31 - Semantics Lesson for Kids: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[338617].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[338617].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 32 - Alphabetical Order Games & Activities
Lesson 33 - Homonyms Activities & Games for Elementary School
Lesson 34 - Paraphrase Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 35 - Expository Text Lesson Plan
Lesson 36 - Sensory Language Lesson Plan
Lesson 37 - Word Recognition Lesson Plan
Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - Phonics Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - What Are CVC Words? - Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140326].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140326].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Vowel Digraphs Games & Activities
Lesson 4 - Digraph Lesson Plan
Lesson 5 - Vowel Digraphs: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145598].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145598].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Consonant Blends Games & Activities
Lesson 7 - Consonant Blends Lesson Plan
Lesson 8 - Consonance Lesson for Kids: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[142380].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[142380].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Multisyllabic Word Games
Lesson 10 - Spelling Lesson Plan
Lesson 11 - Spelling: Words That Sound Alike (Homonyms & Homophones) Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11093].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11093].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Compound Words Lesson Plan
Lesson 13 - Compound Words Lesson for Kids: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[142349].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[142349].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - Capitalization Lesson Plan
Lesson 15 - Capitalization Rules in Writing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10917].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10917].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 16 - Kindergarten Sight Words
Lesson 17 - Vowel Lesson Plan
Lesson 18 - Short & Long Vowel Sounds Lesson Plan
Lesson 19 - Vowels & Consonants: Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[142381].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[142381].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 20 - Long & Short Vowels: Sounds & Word Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140328].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140328].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 21 - Compound Words Games & Activities
Lesson 22 - Spelling Rules Lesson Plan
Lesson 23 - General English Spelling Rules Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47900].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47900].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 24 - Syllables Lesson Plan
Lesson 25 - Syllables Lesson for Kids: Definition & Rules Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[142434].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[142434].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 26 - Rhyming Words Lesson Plan
Lesson 27 - Rhyming Words: Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[142354].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[142354].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 28 - Consonant Digraph Activities & Games
Lesson 29 - Complex Consonants Activities & Games
Lesson 30 - Short & Long Vowel Activities & Games
Lesson 31 - R-Controlled Vowels Activities & Games
Lesson 32 - Complex Consonants Lesson Plan
Lesson 33 - Complex Consonants: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[324119].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[324119].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 34 - R-Controlled Vowels Lesson Plan
Lesson 35 - What Are R-Controlled Vowels? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140334].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140334].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 36 - Phoneme Blending & Segmentation Lesson Plan
Lesson 37 - Silent Letters Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 38 - Silent Letters: Definition, Rules & Example Words Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[452845].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[452845].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 39 - Silent E Activities for Elementary School
Lesson 40 - How to Teach the Silent E Rule Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[354395].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[354395].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 41 - Diphthongs Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 42 - Diphthong Lesson for Kids: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[261769].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[261769].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 43 - Homographs Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 44 - Alphabetical Order Lesson Plan
Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - Dolch Sight Words for Kindergarten
Lesson 2 - Dolch Sight Words for Third Grade
Lesson 3 - Dolch Sight Words for Fourth Grade
Lesson 4 - Dolch Sight Words Games & Activities
Lesson 5 - Dictionary Skills Lesson Plan
Lesson 6 - What is a Dictionary? - Definition, Use & History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8031].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8031].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Using Syntax to Determine the Meaning of Words Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[37317].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[37317].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - How to Study Vocabulary Words
Lesson 9 - Synonyms Lesson Plan
Lesson 10 - What is a Synonym? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3558].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3558].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Synonym Activities & Games
Lesson 12 - Antonym Activities & Games
Lesson 13 - Homophone Lesson Plan
Lesson 14 - What is a Homophone? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3565].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3565].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 15 - Homophone Games & Activities
Lesson 16 - Games & Activities for Multiple Meaning Words
Lesson 17 - Vocabulary Games for Kids
Lesson 18 - Vocabulary Games for Adults
Lesson 19 - Greek & Latin Roots Games & Activities
Lesson 20 - Synonyms & Antonyms Lesson Plan
Lesson 21 - What Are Synonyms & Antonyms? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[35747].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[35747].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 22 - Common Core Vocabulary Activities for High School
Lesson 23 - Common Core Vocabulary Activities for Middle School
Lesson 24 - Essential Questions for Vocabulary
Lesson 25 - Greek & Latin Roots Lesson Plan
Lesson 26 - Greek & Latin Roots Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140340].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140340].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 27 - Tier 2 Words: Vocabulary & Activities
Lesson 28 - Tier 1 Words: Vocabulary & Activities
Lesson 29 - Tier 3 Words: Vocabulary & Activities
Lesson 30 - Word Family Lesson Plan
Lesson 31 - Word Families: Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[161415].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[161415].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 32 - Thesaurus Lesson Plan
Lesson 33 - What is a Thesaurus? - Definition, Use & History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51317].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51317].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 34 - Indirect Vocabulary Instruction Activities
Lesson 35 - SAT Vocabulary Lesson Plan
Lesson 36 - Vocabulary on the Revised SAT Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59110].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59110].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 37 - Synonyms & Antonyms Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 38 - Abbreviation Lesson Plan for Elementary School

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Ch. 6:  Language Arts Games for 1st Grade
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Ch. 7:  Language Arts Games for 2nd Grade
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Ch. 8:  Language Arts Games for 3rd Grade
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Ch. 9:  Language Arts Games for 4th Grade
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Ch. 10:  Language Arts Games for 5th Grade
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Ch. 11:  Language Arts Games for 6th Grade
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Ch. 12:  Language Arts Games for 7th Grade
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Ch. 13:  Language Arts Games for 8th Grade
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