What Are Some Examples of Subjects in English Sentences?
What Are Some Examples of Subjects in English Sentences?: "In elementary clauses describing an action, the subject normally indicates the <i>actor</i>, the person or thing performing the action, while the predicate describes the action. But this is rather vague" (<i>A Student's Introduction to English Grammar</i>, 2006). Also see <a href="http://grammar.about.com/od/pq/g/predterm.htm">predicate</a>
Analyzing sentences is a great way for children to really understand grammar. Use this free, printable worksheet to help your young learner understand subject and predicate relationships. The worksheet contains an easy-to-understand explanation with examples, and ten questions that ask students to identify parts of a sentence (complete subject, complete predicate, simple subject and simple predicate). Answer sheet included. Read more at…
Subject and Predicate Anchor Charts and Task Cards
This easy to use Subject and Predicate Anchor Chart and Task Cards product (Parts of a Sentence) is Common Core aligned for 2nd, 3rd, and 4th grade and includes 36 task cards, 4 instructional pages (or anchor charts) with explanations and examples of simple subjects, complete subjects, simple predicates, and complete predicates. Use it for stations, small groups, whole class, or an early finisher activity!
Have an empty chart up on the board, and each team gets 4 different colored post-it notes. Write down which color corresponded to which type of sentence on the board for them to refer to. They worked with their team to come up with unique examples of each type of sentence.
Complete Sentences Song, Subject and Predicate by Melissa.....This song illustrates visually the differentiation between the subject and predicate of a sentence. It also demonstrates that both a subject and a predicate are necessary to form a complete sentence. It provides both definitions and examples to create a more concrete learning experience. http://grammarsongs.com/