Parts of Speech

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    1. Jump the Mat

      Have students jump down the mat while reading each part of speech and its definition to familiarize themselves with the mat.

      Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5

    2. Use It

      Once familiar with the mat, have students hop down the mat giving an example of each part of speech they land on. (Can use an example given as reference.)

      Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5

    3. Clipboard Jump

      With a ‘parts of speech’ worksheet clipped to a clipboard, have students answer the questions using the mat.

      Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5

    4. Match it

      Give each student a word verbally or written. Then have students jump to its part of speech on the mat.

      Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5

    5. Sentence Label

      Write a simple sentence on the board. Have students jump on the mat while identifying the parts of speech in the sentence.

      Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5

    6. Guessing Game

      Cover the parts of speech on the mat. Have students recall what each is based on its description and example.

      Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5