In this lesson you have learned how to form and use simple verb tenses by identifying past, present, and future verbs.
Guided Practice Write the verb in the tense shown in parenthesis. Jessica (read, future) the final chapter of her book tonight. Darius (call, past) out the answer in class.
Write the verb in the tense shown in parenthesis. During art, the class (paint, past) their pictures. Please (put, present) the scissors back when you are done.
Extension Activities Write a sentence using a verb in any of the three simple tenses. Ask a classmate to rewrite the sentence using a different tense. Find another classmate to rewrite the sentence with the third verb tense.
Using your book, examine how many times each of the three simple verb tenses are used. Keep a tally chart to record the frequency of each tense.
Quick Quiz Write three sentences, using each of the three simple tenses of the same verb (Past, Present, and Future).