Your students will absolutely love learning how to write use quotation marks correctly 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 are quotation marks?
In writing, are used to set off direct quotes (from a person or another piece of writing) or dialogue from the rest of the text. They start and end the quote.
⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ This can be used as a standalone grammar lesson, but it has been specifically designed to accompany my grammar practice program, !
Tell me more about this quotation marks lesson!
This resource includes 14 teaching slides focusing on correctly writing and using quotation marks. The slides have been carefully designed to introduce quotation marks, 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 quotation marks lesson?
- Step-by-step slides to introduce quotation marks and practice using them correctly in engaging activities.
- INTRODUCE IT – Define and explore the new grammar skill
- PAUSE & PONDER – Work as a group to fix engaging examples
- TURN & TALK – Partner questions to reinforce the new skills
- •ALL TALK – Create a text message conversation using quotation marks
- 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 quotation marks 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 quotation marks.
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 quotation marks lesson is sure to bring out the giggles in your classroom – it’s such a FUN way to explore grammar!
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