Using the Bike Metaphor for Teaching Sentence Structure (Pam Dykstra: An Easy Guide to Writing)
Is This a Complete Sentence? (Titles of Children's Books)

My Big Fat Grammar Project: Learning Diagramming  
Teaching Grammar: What Really Works Workshop  

Blending Grammar and Vocabulary Instruction

Building Sentences: Adding Detail, Depth and Dimension

Sentence Sticks: Using color-coded manipulatives to teach sentence structure

Building Sentences: Expanding the Noun Phrase

Building a Noun Phrase

There/Their/, etc.: The Substitution Method
Writing with Special Focus

Sentence Completeness

Teaching Grammar: What Really Works


Vocabulary Games and Puzzles:

Latin Word Roots Visuals: 32 Must Know Latin Word Roots

The Perfect Squares Game:  A game of manipulating Latin word components

The Power 100 Word Challenge

Swiss Cheese Soup
Whirly Words Game: A game of creating words out of Latin components
4-Puzzle Pages for the Academic Word List: Anagrams, Cryptograms, Word Finds, Diagramless Crosswords for each subset
Getting to know the Academic Word List Subset by Subset  
Engaging Practices for Vocabulary
Word Maps
Socratic Seminar Guide
Socratic Seminar: A Collection of Texts
But I Don't Speak Spanish! (How you can help your Spanish-speaking students anyway.)
Spanish-English Cognate Match-Up Game
Endings in Spanish
Character and Setting Traits
Anticipating Problems

English-Spanish Cognates for the AWL

Adapting SIOP (Sheltered Instruction Observation Protocol)


Standards-Based Question Stems, Linked to the Standards: Grades 3-5