3.4.1 - Gerunds

Circulatory System

“Keep pedaling!” encourages Ben as Moby grunts and groans his way up a big hill. At the top, Moby wonders “What’s the point?” As Ben reminds him of the benefits of exercise and how our heart works, students listen for gerunds. It’s not until they zoom downhill that Moby truly understands why he went through all that hard work.

Grammar Skills:

3.4.1 Gerunds and Circulatory System Lesson Plan

In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades K-8, students practice using verbs followed by gerunds and gerunds as the subject of sentences. This lesson plan is aligned to Common Core State Standards.  See more »