Clauses with action verbs.

  • Grade: Grade 3
    Activity type: Interactive Activity

Clauses with action verbs.

Course
English
Grade
Grade 3
Section
Grammar
Outcome
Clauses with action verbs.
Activity Type
Interactive Activity
Activity ID
22732

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  • Year 3
    • Language
      • Expressing and developing ideas

        • ACELA1481 – Understand that a clause is a unit of meaning usually containing a subject and a verb and that these need to be in agreement

        • ACELA1482 – Understand that verbs represent different processes (doing, thinking, saying, and relating) and that these processes are anchored in time through tense

    • Literacy
      • Creating texts

        • ACELY1683 – Reread and edit texts for meaning, appropriate structure, grammatical choices and punctuation

  • Year 4
    • Language
      • Expressing and developing ideas

        • ACELA1493 – Understand that the meaning of sentences can be enriched through the use of noun and verb groups and prepositional phrases

  • Y3 – Year 3
    • Y3.W – Writing
      • They draw on knowledge and skills that include:

        • Y3.W.1 – Using increasingly specific words and phrases (e.g., adjectives and more precise nouns and verbs) that are appropriate to the content of the text

        • Y3.W.2 – Using their visual memory to spell personal vocabulary and high-frequency words (e.g., many words from essential lists 1-4 and some from list 5 and list 61)

        • Y3.W.7 – Using both simple and compound sentences that vary in their beginnings and lengths (and in the simple conjunctions used) and that are usually grammatically correct

        • Y3.W.10 – Using capital letters, full stops, question marks, and exclamation marks correctly

  • Y4 – Year 4
    • Y4.W – Writing
      • They draw on knowledge and skills that include:

        • Y4.W.2 – Using vocabulary (in particular, nouns, verbs, adjectives, and adverbs) that clearly conveys ideas, experiences, or information

        • Y4.W.6 – Using mainly simple and compound sentences, along with some complex sentences, that vary in their beginnings, structures, and lengths and are mostly correct grammatically

        • Y4.W.7 – Correctly using subject-verb agreement, tense agreement, and pronouns and prepositions

        • Y4.W.3 – Encoding (spelling) by:

          • Y4.W.3.b – Using their visual memory to help them spell personal vocabulary and high-frequency words correctly (the high-frequency words include most words from essential lists 1-4 and many from essential lists 5-71)

  • KS1.Y2 – KS1 Year 2
    • Year 2 programme of study
      • KS1.Y2.W.VGP – Writing - vocabulary, grammar and punctuation

        • Pupils should be taught to:

          • KS1.Y2.W.VGP.2 – Use and understand the grammatical terminology in English appendix 2 in discussing their writing

          • KS1.Y2.W.VGP.1 – Develop their understanding of the concepts set out in English appendix 2 by:

            • KS1.Y2.W.VGP.1.g: learn how to use some features of written standard English

  • 2 – Grade 2
    • L.2 – Language
      • Literacy

        • L.2.6 – Use words and phrases acquired through conversations, reading and being read to, and responding to texts, including using adjectives and adverbs to describe (e.g., When other kids are happy that makes me happy).

        • L.2.4 – Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words and phrases based on grade 2 reading and content, choosing flexibly from an array of strategies.

          • L.2.4.a – Use sentence-level context as a clue to the meaning of a word or phrase.

      • Literacy

        • L.2.1 – Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking.

          • L.2.1.d – Form and use the past tense of frequently occurring irregular verbs (e.g., sat, hid, told).

          • L.2.1.f – Produce, expand, and rearrange complete simple and compound sentences (e.g., The boy watched the movie; The little boy watched the movie; The action movie was watched by the little boy).

      • Literacy

        • L.2.3 – Use knowledge of language and its conventions when writing, speaking, reading, or listening.

          • L.2.3.a – Compare formal and informal uses of English.

  • K – Kindergarten
    • L.K – Language
      • Literacy

        • L.K.4 – Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words and phrases based on kindergarten reading and content.

          • L.K.4.b – Use the most frequently occurring inflections and affixes (e.g., -ed, -s, re-, un-, pre-, -ful, -less) as a clue to the meaning of an unknown word.

          • L.K.4.e – Demonstrate understanding of frequently occurring verbs and adjectives by relating them to their opposites (antonyms).

          • L.K.4.g – Distinguish shades of meaning among verbs describing the same general action (e.g., walk, march, strut, prance) by acting out the meanings.

  • 1 – Grade 1
    • L.1 – Language
      • Literacy

        • L.1.1 – Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking.

          • L.1.1.c – Use singular and plural nouns with matching verbs in basic sentences (e.g., He hops; We hop).

          • L.1.1.e – Use verbs to convey a sense of past, present, and future (e.g., Yesterday I walked home; Today I walk home; Tomorrow I will walk home).

      • Literacy

        • L.1.5 – With guidance and support from adults, demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships and nuances in word meanings.

          • L.1.5.d – Distinguish shades of meaning among verbs differing in manner (e.g., look, peek, glance, stare, glare, scowl) and adjectives differing in intensity (e.g., large, gigantic) by defining or choosing them or by acting out the meanings.

  • 3 – Grade 3
    • L.3 – Language
      • Literacy

        • L.3.1 – Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking.

          • L.3.1.a – Explain the function of nouns, pronouns, verbs, adjectives, and adverbs in general and their functions in particular sentences.

          • L.3.1.d – Form and use regular and irregular verbs.

          • L.3.1.e – Form and use the simple (e.g., I walked; I walk; I will walk) verb tenses.

          • L.3.1.i – Produce simple, compound, and complex sentences.

  • 5 – Grade 5
    • L.5 – Language
      • Literacy

        • L.5.1 – Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking.

          • L.5.1.c – Use verb tense to convey various times, sequences, states, and conditions.

          • L.5.1.d – Recognize and correct inappropriate shifts in verb tense.*