Learning About Prepositional Phrases
About the Learning About Prepositional Phrases Lesson
This lesson presupposes that the children have been introduced to the preposition as a part of speech. The discussion is designed for the teacher to use as part of the lesson.
• to teach the children how to identify a prepositional phrase;
• to assess the children?s ability to demonstrate how a prepositional phrase is used in a sentence.
Before we look at prepositional phrases let?s make sure we remember what a preposition is and what a phrase is.
A preposition is a word that links nouns to other words in a sentence. It tells us about three things: