Grammar Clinic is offered online through ZOOM. (Click on the link to access the Clinic).
The Grammar Clinic offers a non-judgmental arena for learning with no tests, homework, or grades. It also creates a community of learners who come from across the college community – students at all levels, both credit, and continuing education/workf
Join us to enhance your skills and learn something new every Wednesday!
|Time||4:00 PM - 5:30 PM|
|Zoom Phone Number||(301) 715 - 8592|
|Zoom ID||992 6620 4579|
Grammar Clinic Schedule of Topics:
Contact Sherry Saylors (email@example.com) for information on the presentations.
Weekly on Wednesdays
4:00pm - 5:30pm
|August 30||A Clinic to Fine Tune Your Grammar Muscles - Intro to a New Way of Thinking About Language|
|September 6||How Did Our Language Begin? Where Is It Going?|
|September 13||Building Blocks of Language: Form Class Words – Nouns, Verbs, Adjectives, Adverbs|
|September 20||Structure Class Words- Determiners, Auxiliaries, Prepositions, Conjunctions, Qualifiers|
|September 27||Focus on Verbs – State of Being and Action|
|October 4||The Phrasal Structure of the Sentence - Playing with Virtual Paper Plates and examining actual sentences.|
|October 11||Subject Verb Agreement – If Both Subject and Verb end in “s,” One Is Wrong!|
|October 18||From Part to Whole but Not Too Much – Surefire Methods for Finding and Correcting Sentence Fragments and Run-on Sentences|
|October 25||Types of Sentences, From Simple to Compound Complex – Analyze Sample Sentences and Then Create Your Own!|
|November 1||Writing with Detail, Depth, and Dimension by using Prepositional Phrases, Adverbs and Appositives – See How the Masters Do It, And Then, Try It Yourself!|
|November 8||Rhetorical Grammar, or How do I use all this neat grammar I know in order to communicate more skillfully? We will discuss such topics as completeness, end focus, and the known-new contract.|
It’s Party Time! Test Your Wits with Grammar Games: Sentence Error Bingo, Grammar Jeopardy, Kahoot, and more!