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Sentences and Incomplete Sentences
Abolish fragments from classroom writing! In order to do so, you might first try out this activity. Pupils identify complete and incomplete sentences and then practice writing complete sentences. An answer key is provided.
5th - 8th Language Arts 88 Views 188 Downloads
Sentence Construction: What is a Sentence?
What must a sentence contain in order to be complete? What different types of sentences exist? Look at declarative, interrogative, and exclamatory sentences with this 17-slide presentation. Several example sentences are shown, and the presentation also highlights incomplete sentences and how to correct them.
8th - 12th Language Arts 46 Views 68 Downloads
New Review Sentence Patterns
Clear up confusion surrounding simple, compound, and complex sentences. The poster, which could also be used as a reference sheet, includes five examples. The types of clauses, parts of speech, and types of punctuation are color-coded to help clarify what goes where in each sentence pattern.
3rd - 7th Language Arts 20 Views 18 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Combining Choppy Sentences
Use this extensive online resource to inform your class about sentence combining and provide them with compound sentence practice. Learners combine sentences using a variety of different conjunctions. Each practice set is preceded by an explanation about a type of conjunction and examples of how to properly combine sentences using that conjunction.
3rd - 8th Language Arts 123 Views 1390 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Identifying Different Kinds of Sentences - The Peacock's Feathers
Identify sentence types within a short paragraph and complete a sentence transformation worksheet. Learners review sentence types and study a sentence identification chart. They watch a video about peacocks and identify sentence examples using the identification chart.
4th - 6th Language Arts 41 Views 142 Downloads
Run On Sentences - To Use with The Cay
An outstanding presentation on what run-on sentences are, and how to fix them, awaits your class in this language arts PowerPoint. They are shown four different methods they can use to fix a run-on sentence. This presentation is meant to be used while reading The Cay with your class.
4th Language Arts 12 Views 37 Downloads
Compound and Complex Sentences
Clarify the difference between simple, compound, and complex sentences with this worksheet. First, learners read the definitions of complex and compound sentences. They then identify sentence types, write original sentences, write and, or, or but to join sentences, complete sentences, and complete an assessment page.
3rd - 5th Language Arts 55 Views 495 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Review of Compound and Complex Sentences
An excellent language arts worksheet. Learners read seven sentences and determine if each is simple, compound, or complex. In order to practice sentence combining, young writers join 10 sets of sentences to form compound sentences, and then add a simple sentence to eight groups of words to form compound or complex sentences.
3rd - 5th Language Arts 48 Views 874 Downloads
Writing is tough to perfect. Help your class improve their writing skills by studying different sentence problems. This reference guide covers sentence fragments, run-ons, and misplaced modifiers, but that's just to start! There's a short practice opportunity at the end, but you'll want to give your learners extra practice to accompany this packet.
8th - 10th Language Arts 45 Views 145 Downloads
Sentence Types: A Guide
Yea, FANBOYS! Simple, complex, compound, and compound-complex sentences, as well as coordinating conjunctions, are featured in a presentation that defines each term and provides color-coded examples. Corrections for run-ons and comma splices are also introduced.
6th - 8th Language Arts 45 Views 109 Downloads
Here's a clever classroom game that will help learners with their sentence writing skills. It's a fast-paced game that is played in groups. Each makes up scrambled sentences that the other groups must solve. There are plenty of examples on worksheets embedded in the plan.
3rd - 5th Language Arts 44 Views 86 Downloads
Review of Compound and Complex Sentences
Reexamine compound and complex sentences with this series of exercises. First, learners read a paragraph and identify each of nine sentences as either compound or complex. They practice writing and forming compound and complex sentences. The final activity is 10 identification and matching questions that recap compound and complex sentences.
3rd - 5th Language Arts 44 Views 411 Downloads
Review of Sentences
What is a sentence? Third and fourth graders first review what a sentence is and complete a variety of activities to reinforce their ability to identify complete or incomplete sentences. There are four exercises included in this four-page packet.
3rd - 4th Language Arts 16 Views 169 Downloads
Complex Sentences: Sentence Combining
Set up your learners to become master sentence combiners with this sentence combining activity! There are 3 columns on this resource. Writers merge simple sentences from the first column and second column using the clue provided in the third column to guide their writing.
5th - 6th Language Arts 19 Views 175 Downloads
Avoiding Sentence Fragments and Run-on Sentences
No! A run-on sentence? Avoid using run-ons and sentence fragments in your writing. Provide this review sheet for your emerging writers to practice revising poorly written sentences. This is great independent practice.
4th - 5th Language Arts 13 Views 171 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
A Simple Task Made Complex: Types of Sentences
Looking for a lesson about differing sentence types? Use this lesson on compound and complex sentences in your grammar unit. After composing simple, compound, complex and compound-complex sentences individually and as part of a group, the class examines four types of sentence structures.
5th - 7th Language Arts 27 Views 138 Downloads
Writing Effective Sentences
Part of being an effective writer is having the ability to stop yourself and revisit what you've written. Prompt a discussion about writing by providing the following quotation: "You've got to know when to turn around." Then, use their written answer to identify sentence fragments or places where they can't identify their point.
3rd - 6th Language Arts 12 Views 63 Downloads