Grammar Teacher Training

OVERVIEW

Grammar is the next stage after Phonics. It teaches the structured side of literacy. Grammar teaches spelling rules, punctuation, parts of speech dictionary use, and the tenses past, present, and future. It helps children bring diversity to their writing and improves spelling and punctuation. more complex grammatical concepts, such as comparatives and superlatives, are also introduced and are explained in a child-friendly way. Proofreading activities give the children the opportunity to practice using dictionaries and thesauruses and regular cloze activities help them to develop their comprehension skills.

BENEFITS
The benefits of learning grammar are cumulative. Grammar knowledge will help to improve the clarity and quality of their writing and speaking. Also to understand more complicated texts, learn foreign languages with greater ease, and use standard English in their speech and writing. Introduction to the rudiments of Grammar, teach spelling systematically. Improve the children’s vocabulary and comprehension skills. Extend the Children’s phonics knowledge

COURSE DURATION: - 15 hours

COURSE CONTENT

Grammar Level 1 - Topics Covered

Vowel digraphs
Plural ending
Tricky words
Consonant blends
Personal pronouns
Adjectives
When to use a/an/the
Parsing
Alternative spellings of vowel sounds
44 sounds with creative ideas
Short vowels
Nouns – proper/common/plurals
Verbs Conjugating verbs
Adverbs
Sentences
Alphabetical order

Grammar Level 2 - Topics Covered

New spelling patterns
Syllables
Spelling rules
Revision of elements
Comparatives and superlatives
Conjunctions
Punctuation
Apostrophes
Silent letters
Identifying the short vowels
Tricky word families
Further adjectives
Prepositions
Dictionary work
Exclamation marks
Further sentence development


Grammar Level 3 - Topics Covered

Revision of elements
Suffixes
Nouns acting as adjectives
The present particle and the continuous tenses
Paragraphs
Conjunctions
New spelling patterns
Proper adjectives
Collective nouns Pronouns
Subject and object
Questions and exclamations
Jolly Grammar Level 4 - Topics Covered
Revision of elements
Nouns acting as concrete/abstract/possessives
The present participle as an adjective
Agreements Clauses/independent clauses
Hyphens
Parsing verbs
Antonyms and Synonyms
Onomatopoeia
Sentence writing
Infinitives
Homophones

Grammar Level 5 - Topics Covered

Revision of elements
Simple and continuous tenses
Adverb placement in sentences
Prepositional phrases
Transitive and Intransitive verbs
Adverbs of manner, degree & place, time & frequency
Irregular plurals
Homophones
Sentence walls
Contractions
Proofreading
Compound subjects and objects
The order of adjectives
Parenthesis
Antonyms and Synonyms

 Grammar Level 6 - Topics Covered
Revision of elements
New spelling patterns
Schwas 
New parts of speech
Sentence structure
Literary devices
Prefixes & suffixes
Silent letters: bt, te, th
More alternatives
Further punctuation
Definite and indefinite articles

Takeaways:
Grammar actions sheets
Loads of games and activities pdf
Verb tenses V1 V2 V3
Grammar rules
Verb conjugation
Syllable Rules
Schwas 
soft copies material and activities
Grammar color codes with explanation
Worksheets
Morphology trees
Alphabetic code
Figures of speech
Silent letters: bt, te, th
Certificate