Basic Grammar Schedule
*Calendar is subject to change

Week of 8-16: Read Ch.1-2
Parts of Speech * Chapter 2Exam: identify verbs and prepositional phrases

Week of 8-23, 8-30: Read Ch. 2-3
Subjects & Verbs * Chapter 3

Exam: identify verbs and subjects including the understood 'you'


Week of 9-6, 9-13: Read Ch.4-5
Kinds of Sentences * Chapter 4
Exam: identify simple, compound, compound-complex and complex sentences


Week of 9-20, 9-27: Read Ch. 5-6 Combining Sentences * Chapter 5
Exam: use of FANBOYS to make a sentence


Week of 10-4: Read Ch. 6-7
Fragments & Run-Ons, Chapter 6

Exam: correct fragments, run-ons and comma splices


Week of 10-11: Read Ch. 7-8
Verbs, Chapter 7
Exam: determine subject-verb agreement, complete 10 sentences
Week of 10-18: Midterm
Review Chapters 1-7
Exam: comprehensive from Chapter 1-7, complete sentences


Week of 10-25: Read Ch. 8-9Pronouns * Chapter 8
Exam: list subject and object pronouns, differ who and whom, pronoun agreement


Week of 11-1: Chapters 9-10 Adj, Adv, Modifiers * Chapter 9Balancing Sentence Parts * Chapter 10
Exam: adjective and adverb agreement, dangling and misplaced modifiers, parallelism

Week of 11-8: Read Ch. 11-12Chapter 11-12
Week of 11-15: Read Ch. 14-15 Writing
Week of 11-22: Read Ch. 16-17 Practice
Thanksgiving Week

Week of 11-29: Read review Ch. 1-16
Week of 12-6: Final Exam WeekOur class will meet on Wednesday, 12/8 from 8-9:50 to take the final exam.