Essay Lab - Lesson Plans and Activities

eNotes

  • The Official eNotes Guide to Grammar: Quotation Marks

    Our Official eNotes Quotation Marks infographic guides students through the ins and outs of using quotation marks in a sentence. It covers tricky cases like when to put exclamation marks outside the quotes and citing material that already has quotation marks in it. It does all this with a single sentence and a truly adorable drawing of a snake.

  • The Official eNotes Guide to Grammar: Apostrophes

    Our Official eNotes Apostrophes infographic uses simple drawings to help students understand one of the most common punctuation marks in the English language: apostrophes. This guide is a fun, informative tool designed to explain the basic rules of grammar regarding apostrophes. It demonstrates how a misplaced apostrophe can radically change the meaning of a sentence—sometimes to comedic effect.

  • The Official eNotes Guide to Grammar: Subject-Verb Agreement

    Our Official eNotes Subject-Verb Agreement infographic is a fun and informative tool designed to help students understand what subject-verb agreement is and how to fix subject-verb disagreements in a sentence. It includes simple drawings that illustrate how incorrect subject-verb agreement can radically change the meaning of a sentence.

  • The Official eNotes Guide to Grammar: Dangling Modifiers

    Our Official eNotes Dangling Modifiers infographic is a fun and informative tool designed to help students understand what dangling modifiers are and how to avoid writing them in a sentence. It uses multiple examples and includes simple drawings to illustrate how a dangling modifier can radically change the meaning of a sentence.