Helps students reinforce, practice, and master key literacy skills. Focus on grammar, usage, and punctuation; using vocabulary in precise ways to convey meaning; and understanding, building, and revising sentences with increasing complexity, including simple, compound, and complex sentences. The color-coding of the rods provides quick visual cues for recognizing parts of speech, affixes, and punctuation, and applying this understanding to composing and improving sentences.
Color-coded for easy identification - Cubes are color coded by parts of speech: nouns and noun endings, verbs and verb endings, articles, adjectives and adjective endings, adverbs, pronouns, prepositions, conjunction, interjections, and punctuation.
Great in the classroom:
Use for independent or centers practice in word work, grammar, vocabulary, or writing stations.
Supplement skills at home:
Great for early reading and writing practice, homework help, or for use during breaks and weekends
- Recognize all parts of speech and their use
- Apply understanding of grammar, usage, and punctuation to sentence building
- Build, read, and write simple, compound, and complex sentences
- Use precise vocabulary to convey meaning