Provide students with subject-verb agreement practice with this worksheet focusing on using ‘do’ and ‘does’ correctly.
Subject-Verb Agreement Worksheet — ‘Do’ or ‘Does’?
Having a firm grasp of grammar is essential to effective speaking and writing, but for some students this is a tall order! This worksheet will help your students master the use of the verbs ‘do’ and ‘does’. This printable and editable resource includes instructions, eight fill-in-the-blank questions and space for students to write sentences of their own.
The worksheet focuses specifically on the use of ‘do’ and ‘does’ in context. Students are directed to complete sentences using each verb correctly. An answer key is included with your download to make grading fast and easy!
Tips for Differentiation + Scaffolding
In addition to independent student work time, use this worksheet as:
- an English Groups Activity
- a lesson warm-up
- a lesson wrap-up
- a fast finishers activity
- a homework assignment
- a whole-class review (via smartboard.)
For struggling readers and writers, try the following differentiation ideas:
- provide an anchor chart or other reference materials for students to refer to during independent practice
- complete the activity in a 1:1 setting or provide small-group instruction
- partner struggling readers with other students to assist in the reading component of the activity.
Easily Download & Print
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Because this resource includes an answer sheet, we recommend you print one copy of the entire file. Then make photocopies of the blank worksheet for students to complete.
Turn this teaching resource into a sustainable activity by printing on thick card and slipping it into a write-and-wipe sleeve. Students can record their answers with a whiteboard marker then erase and reuse them.
Additionally, project the worksheet onto a screen and work through it as a class by having students record their answers in their notebooks.
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