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Present Progressive

Fun Grammar Lessons

Beg – Low Int

Young Learners

Grades 2–5

In this lesson, students study the form and use of the present progressive tense. They will be engaged by the speaking and acting exercises and challenged by the exercises that combine the simple present and present progressive tenses. Non-action verbs are also covered.

For teaching teens and adults, use our Grammar Practice Worksheets lesson on the present progressive.

  • present progressive
  • simple present vs. present progressive
  • non-action verbs
PDF Content
  • grammar notes
  • multiple-choice
  • fill in the blanks
  • act it out
  • picture time
  • questions & answers
  • pair work
  • present vs. present progressive
  • quiz
Task Content
  • Video Intro(Reference)
  • Grammar Notes(Reference)
  • Multiple-Choice(Multiple-Choice)
  • Fill in the Blanks(Type in the Blanks)
  • Picture Time(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Questions & Answers: Reference(Reference)
  • Questions & Answers: Practice A(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Questions & Answers: Practice B(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Pair Work(Reference)
  • Present Vs. Present Progressive(Reference)
  • Present or Present Progressive?(Type in the Blanks)
  • Speaking Practice(Speaking Task)
  • Quiz(Multiple-Choice)