Your students will absolutely love learning all about identifying and using interjections with this high-interest grammar lesson that is ready to teach and SO engaging. Teaching grammar skills is SO MUCH FUN with Giggles and Grammar!
What is an interjection?
An interjection is a word that expresses a feeling or reaction. They can appear as part of a sentence or on their own. They are usually followed by an exclamation mark.
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Tell me more about this interjections lesson!
This resource includes 7 teaching slides focusing on identifying and writing interjections in context. The slides have been carefully designed to introduce the new grammar concept, give opportunities for guided practice, provide partner talk prompts, and end with independent practice ideas for journals.
There’s no prep required, just start the presentation and go!
What’s included in this interjections lesson?
- Step-by-step slides to introduce interjections and practice finding/using them in engaging activities.
- INTRODUCE IT – Define and explore the new grammar skill
- PAUSE & PONDER – Work as a group to create engaging examples
- TURN & TALK – Partner questions to reinforce the new skills
- PUT IT TOGETHER – A partner activity that asks students to create an interjections comic strip.
- YOUR TURN TO GIGGLE – Use a picture to try out your new grammar skills in action. Then, follow the journaling prompt to tie it all together.
Are student worksheets included?
This lesson includes only the teaching slides and group activities. However, the final slide(s) include samples for students to correct in a notebook, and an engaging journal prompt. Coordinating student worksheets about interjections can be found HERE.
PLEASE NOTE: The sentences and examples in this lesson are SILLY… very silly! Be prepared for a classroom full of giggles as you explore interjections.
Google Slides: Includes text boxes if you’d like students to type in answers.
PowerPoint: Embedded slides for projecting.
The document is NOT editable.
Grade Levels: This resource is best for grades 3 and up.
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This interjections lesson is sure to bring out the giggles in your classroom – it’s such a FUN way to explore grammar!
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