Looking for more resources to help your students with grammar and vocabulary development? Here are some of my favorite books for that:
Many Luscious Lollipops: A Book About Adjectives, by Ruth Heller
You can learn more about Heller’s World of Language series here and by clicking on the books below.
I and You and Don’t Forget Who: What is a Pronoun? by Brian P. Cleary
Brian P. Cleary also has a book series dedicated to helping students understand the English language. Check out his amazing interactive site here. You can learn more about Cleary’s Words are Categorical books (which are illustrated by Jenya Prosmitsky) here and here and by clicking on the covers below.
Dear Deer: A Book of Homophones, written and illustrated by Gene Barretta
If You Were an Adjective, written by Michael Dahl and illustrated by Sara Gray
Punctuation Takes a Vacation, written by Robin Pulver and illustrated by Lynn Rowe Reed
In a Pickle: And Other Funny Idioms, written by Marvin Terban and illustrated by Giulio Maestro
Eats, Shoots & Leaves: Why, Commas Really Do Make a Difference! written by Lynne Truss and illustrated by Bonnie Timmons
Word Structure (prefixes, suffixes, roots)