Present Simple Verb Spelling Rules - 3rd Person - HE, SHE, IT verb endings



Do your students need extra practice with 3rd PERSON SIMPLE VERB SPELLING RULES (he, she it forms)? To use these task cards your students must choose the correct spelling rule based on each verb and then write the 3rd person form of the verb. Each task card has one correct and three incorrect answers to choose from.

Students will:

  • Choose the correct spelling rule:
    - add + s
    - add + es
    - drop the y - add +ies
    - irregular spelling
  • Practice using the spelling rule chosen to change the verb to the 3rd person form
  • The correct answers can be written down on the included student answer sheet. This activity works great individually or in small groups.


This task card set is also available in the following money-saving bundle: Grammar Task Cards - Present Tense Bundle: Simple & Continuous for ESL EFL ELA


Included in this digital download you will receive:


  • 36 Task Cards
  • Color and B/W printing options
  • Box Label (These task cards fit perfectly in 4x6" photo keepers)
  • Answer Key
  • Student Answer Sheet


Print, Laminate, Cut-out and use!

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Plural Noun Spelling Rules Task Cards - Add +s +es +ies +ves GRAMMAR TOOLBOX

Personal Subject and Object Pronoun Task Cards ESL GRAMMAR TOOLBOX

Demonstrative Pronouns THIS THAT THESE THOSE - Task Cards

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