Handy links for the study of English Language Arts
Try this to brush-up on your grammar and writing skills!
Education Place for English published by Houghton Mifflin.
PRONOUNS mini review game
PERSONAL NARRATIVE - tips for writing
Personal Narrative - Student Example - pdf file
Tips for writng Personal Narrative
Where to begin when writing about comparing and contrasting . . .
Now that you have an idea, a more sophisticated look at comparing
contrasting . . .
Now to really clarify your thinking for your writing about
Friendly Letter Format
Organizing your thoughts about persuasive writing...
technical writing - WHAT IS IT? This page offers a brief overview
what and who of technical writing.
"How to" of Technical Writing
Excellent instructions on Technical Writing!
(Instructions about how to write instructions!)
Research Report - Paraphrase Craze
Advertising Analysis - soccer Adidas vs Nike
Eats, shoots and leaves ... Punctuation GAME!
What is the difference between affect and effect?
POETRY is powerful!
English Irregular Verbs Game
Funny and Fun Games for English - easy, too easy!
Parts of speech review game
How Can I Improve My Writing? This site offers sound advice.
differ. This web site is from a University in Calgary.
Abstract Nouns - one example list
Abstract Nouns - Definition
Absract nouns - another Definition and more
Relative Pronouns EXPLAINED! Are they really the subject? Yes -
BUT in a
DEPENDENT clause......check the link for more details!
BIG DOG ENGLISH WOOF!!!
GIMME a SIMILE!! Thousands of possibilities - how do they
connect? Use your
brain like an artist uses a canvas...imagination at work!
First Semester Review Games
Large English Review Game
Verb Tenses Review Game
Look at your writing, how and hints!
GRAPHIC ORGANIZER ONLINE TOOL
MORE PRONOUNS mini review game
VERBALS handy little review game!
VEBALS another handy quiz!
Move the Words and Be Creative!!!
Use this site for English Language Arts reference.
The OWL at Purdue University Reference Tool for Writing and Grammar
Looking Ahead to Future Assignments
Writing, writing, writing.
Please make sure you have plenty of paper and writing instruments, be
prepared to edit, change, revise, rewrite and get messy on paper while
working towards a piece of clear writing. Typed final papers will be
required. Keep those messssssy rough drafts to show your diligent, focused