Grammar: Parts of Speech: Prepositions
These sites are about prepositions and prepositional phrases. Includes tutorials explaining prepositions and how they are used plus an animated movie on prepositional phrases. There are online games, quizzes, and classroom activities to practice identifying prepositions.
Prepositions Wheel Game
This interactive game allows students additional practice identifying propositions.
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Fling the Teacher
This interactive game allows students to practice identifying prepositions and prepositional phrases.
This site includes three interactive activities for practicing identifying prepositions.
Excellent Games to Learn Prepositions
This site includes links to interactive activities reinforcing knowledge of prepositions.
Scholastic: Grammar Safar Park – Prepositions Interactive
This site includes an interactive game on prepositions.
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What is a Preposition?
Here is a definition, examples, and a list of common prepositions.
YouTube: "Preposition" by The Bazillions
This animated feature includes a song about prepositions. NOTE: This site includes ads. NOTE: This site includes a message board.
YouTube: The Grammarheads: Gimme Prepositional Phrase: Prepositions Song
Another prepositions music video which teachers can use to teach about prepositions and prepositional phrases. NOTE: This site includes ads. NOTE: This site includes a message board.
Choose the Preposition
Read the sentences and pick the prepositions that make the most sense.
Purdue OWL: Prepositions for Time, Place, and Introducing Objects
Learn about when and when not to use certain prepositions.
This 14 question quiz tests student understanding of prepositions in everyday sentences. Type in the missing preposition. NOTE: The site requires Flash.
Prepositions Quiz 2
Choose the appropriate proposition to finish the sentence.
Purdue OWL: Prepositions of Direction: To, On(to), In(to)
This tutorial explains and illustrates the meaning of different prepositions.
Here are common prepositions organized by location, time, and action. Click on a word to see it used correctly in a sentence.
Prepositions: Locators in Time and Place
This online tutorial provides examples of prepositions used to explain time and place. There are also quizzes and crossword puzzles linked at the bottom.
Prepositions and Prepositional Phrases
This site explains prepositions, objects of prepositions, and prepositional phrases. Scroll down for a quiz. NOTE: The reading level may be for older students.
Select the correct preposition for each sentence.
ReadWriteThink: Prepositional Poetry
Use the ideas in the lesson plan to have students write poetry using prepositions correctly.
This song of prepositions was made up by a classroom can be used to memorize common prepositions. NOTE: This site includes pop-up ads.
Prepositions Picture Books
This classroom activity has students create picture books using prepositions.
Quia: Memorize those Prepositions!
This online game has students match prepositions with a prepositional phrase.
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