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by AZNadine
28 May 2009, 18:09
Forum: Teaching Young Learners
Topic: Grammar for Kindergarten
Replies: 21
Views: 41212

Re: Grammar for Kindergarten

Thanks, Alex. Although I completely agree that it is inappropriate to be even attempting to teach Grammar to 5 year old children, our State Department of Education begs to differ. I just need to be able to "show" in my lesson plans that it is happening so that when we are audited, my school doesn't ...
by AZNadine
23 May 2009, 22:15
Forum: Teaching Young Learners
Topic: Grammar for Kindergarten
Replies: 21
Views: 41212

Grammar for Kindergarten

Hi everyone-- I teach Kindergarten, and my state has very strict requirements for English Language Development. The one that consistently boggles my mind is the Grammar component. By state law, I am to give my kindergarten students one hour a day of explicit grammar instruction. My instinct is to do...