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LANGUAGE AND AUDITORY PROCESSING TOLL-FREE Telephone Orders: (888) 758-9558 21 Operating with Verbs Larry J. Mattes and Patty R. Schuchardt Ages 9 through 17 Verbs in English are often followed by prepositions that influence their meaning. The words run and pass, for example, can have a variety of meanings: run pass run through pass over run out pass out run over pass through run by pass by The many meanings of verbs often cause difficulty for students with language disorders or limited proficiency in English. The lessons in this practical resource focus specifically on two-word phrases with verbs that are often confusing for students. The activities in this book challenge students to define words and to make comparisons as they talk about verbs. Reproducible pictures and worksheets are included. Operating with Verbs #40685-C23 Printed Book $37.00 #40685CD-C23 Complete Book on CD $37.00 #40685BCD-C23 Book and CD $52.00 Where’s the doctor? It’s time for a verb operation! Connecting with Conjunctions Exercises and Games for Sentence Expansion Larry J. Mattes and Patty R. Schuchardt Ages 9 through 17 The activities in this book help students use conjunctions in sentences. The lessons require the student to identify the appropriate and inappropriate use of conjunctions, to combine sentences, to add descriptive information, and to create stories in which conjunctions are used. Games challenge students to create sentences using conjunctions. Activities for coordinating conjunctions, correlative conjunctions, and subordinating conjunctions are included. Connecting with Conjunctions #40686-C23 Printed Book $37.00 #40686CD-C23 Complete Book on CD $37.00 #40686BCD-C23 Book and CD $52.00 Grammar-Thon Exercises and Games for Strengthening Language Skills Amy Strommer Ages 6 through 11 Strengthen your students’ knowledge of verbs, plurals, and pronouns with this fun language activity kit. The games and activities stimulate correct production of the present progressive, irregular verbs, irregular plurals, and other structures. The kit includes a colorful game board, five sets of game cards, playing pieces, and an activity manual with reproducible worksheets. #4310-C23 Grammar-Thon $43.00