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Parts of Speech: Conjunctions
In this conjunctions worksheet, students read about conjunctions and then take a multiple choice quiz on them. Students complete 10 questions.
In an engaging writing lesson, your class will define conjunctions. The teacher models how to join two sentences on the board, and the whole group practices orally completing sentences with provided conjunctions.
Conjunctions and Interjections
Cover the deceptively difficult grammar topic of conjunctions and interjections with your class. After reviewing the provided definitions and examples of interjections and several different kinds of conjunctions, pupils will complete five exercises. Exercises require pupils to identify conjunctions and interjections as well as use them in writing. Because this resource is formatted with five separate exercises, it would be perfect to use as a daily warm-up, completing one exercise a day. Note: This resource is part of a series.
The Semicolon as a Connector
Semicolons are reinforced through examples and independent practice with this PowerPoint. Secondary scholars will learn about replacing conjunctions with a semicolon by practicing with a variety of sentence combinations. Note: Due to the length of this presentation, consider breaking it up over a few days.
What is a conjunction? Read the section introducing conjunctions with your young learners. There are three short activities before a review section. This is a great resource for your emerging grammarians.
Parts of Speech: Conjunctions
Part of a series of worksheets that offers young grammarians practice identifying and using the parts of speech, the focus here is on conjunctions. Coordinating, subordinating, and correlative are all featured in the exercises.
Varying Sentence Structure
Show your writers how to use simple, compound, and complex sentences to add variety to writing. In addition, examples show how to employ semicolons and coordinating conjunctions to combine sentences. Colorful illustrations and graphics highlight the principles presented.
Display for your class five easy ways to fix run-on sentences. The color-coded slides show how to use punctuation, independent and dependent clauses, coordinating conjunctions, etc. to rectify run-on errors. The presentation could be used as a mini-lesson during the editing phase of the writing process.
In this listening worksheet, 6th graders listen to a biography of Russell Crowe and answer questions. Students fill in missing words in a transcript of the podcard. A full transcript is also included.
Using Commas with Coordinating Conjunctions
Teach your kids about FANBOYS! Coordinating conjunctions, or FANBOYS, join two independent clauses to make a compound sentence, but don't forget the comma! Review this popular comma rule, and give your learners this short worksheet. An answer sheet is also provided.
English Exercises: Connectors II
For this conjunction interactive worksheet, students read about the proper use of conjunctions before completing 10 sentences using the proper connecting word in the drop down menus. They complete 10 more sentences using connectors followed by a noun or a gerund.
Complete exercises for conjunctions in this conjunctions instructional activity. Middle schoolers work in pairs to combine sample sentences. They analyze the conjunctions and choose one to help them rewrite the sentences. Additionally, they may complete other related activities that range in difficulty level.
Conjunctive Adverb Activity
For this conjunctive adverb worksheet, students underline conjunctive adverbs, fill in punctuation for sentences that use conjunctive adverbs, fill in blanks in sentences with conjunctive adverbs and determine whether sentences are punctuated correctly.
In this conjunctions worksheet, 4th graders read a one page selection about conjunctions and answer 10 multiple choices questions.
Conjunctions in Compound and Complex Sentences
Compound sentences and conjunctions are the focus of this language arts worksheet. Learners answer short answer 12 questions about compound and complex sentences. The questions ask pupils to recall concepts and vocabulary related to compound and complex sentences as well as compose their own sentences.
Students examine the role of conjunctions in the English language. They discuss how conjunctions are used, observe a teacher demonstration, and complete various worksheets related to conjunctions.
Conjunction, the Junction
In this grammar worksheet, 4th graders fill in the blanks with the conjunction and, or but to complete the six sentences. Students are also given three sentences in which they are to join together using conjunctions.
Learners identify parallel parts of sentences, meaning of sentences, and determine positive, negative, and choice conjunctions. Conjunction identification is the main focus of this language arts worksheet.
Using Conjunctions to Improve Your Style
Learners add conjunctions to combine words in sentences, to combine short sentences, and to write their impressions of space travel. Twelves answers are written, in total.
Parallelism, Including Correlative Conjunctions and Comparisons
After reading the first reference page about parallel structure using correlative conjunctions, young learners rewrite nine sentences with errors in parallelism. Even the strongest writers in your language arts class could benefit from this helpful activity. Use the second page exercises as a homework assignment or in-class worksheet.