Sentence Fragment Teacher Resources
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As middle and high schoolers experiment with their writing styles, it's easy to slip in a few accidental sentence fragments. After reading a full-page of information regarding how to identify and avoid sentence fragments, learners rewrite seven sentences on the following page.
6th - 9th Language Arts 61 Views 288 Downloads
Correcting Sentence Fragments and Run-ons
In these fragment and run-ons worksheets, learners review the definitions for sentence fragments and run-ons and how to correct them. Students then complete three pages of activities to help them correct sentences.
4th - 5th Language Arts 13 Views 13 Downloads
Work on sentence fragments with your class using this handout and brief exercise. This resource, which could be used as a reference sheet for learners, goes into detail about complete sentences and the different errors that cause sentence fragments.
9th - 12th Language Arts 25 Views 280 Downloads
Many types of sentences are covered in this presentation. Elementary schoolers view examples of complete sentences, sentence fragments, run-on sentences, and compound sentences. After studying the rules, emerging writers try their hand at identifying these types of sentences in quiz form.
3rd - 5th Language Arts 21 Views 141 Downloads
To Run or Not to Run
Although the lesson's PowerPoint presentation is not currently functioning, you could still use the attached worksheet to give your class practice identifying complete sentences. Ten sentences are provided, and the learner must determine which sentences are complete and which sentences are run-ons or sentence fragments.
4th - 7th Language Arts 13 Views 191 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 14 Views 65 Downloads
Friendly Letter Writing and Sentence Structure
Explore communication through writing by analyzing individual sentences with young writers. They practice writing compound sentences and identifying sentence fragments. The next step has them learn the five parts of a friendly letter. After they identify the different components, they write their own letters.
3rd - 6th Language Arts 17 Views 557 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 14 Views 172 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Reinforce what constitutes a complete sentence using this presentation. Colorful arrows point to missing parts and clear explanations are presented for missing verbs or incorrect prepositional phrases. Avoid sentence fragments in writing once and for all!
7th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 28 Downloads
Correcting Sentence Fragments
Your independent learners will appreciate this practice opportunity. First, they determine whether the six sentences provided are complete sentences or sentence fragments. Then, in the second exercise, they rewrite each sentence fragment so it becomes a well-written sentence.
2nd - 4th Language Arts 10 Views 139 Downloads
Can your learners identify a complete sentence? Read the 20 examples and indicate which sentences are complete and which are fragments. Then, follow the lead of the examples provided and have your learners indicate what each sentence fragment is missing.
3rd - 5th Language Arts 8 Views 210 Downloads
Tired of finding sentence fragments in your students' writing? Use this straightforward activity to help them identify when a sentence is not complete. Sixteen sentences prompt learners to rewrite fragments as parts of a complete sentences.
7th - 9th Language Arts 3 Views 47 Downloads
Sentence Fragments: Worksheet B
Have you diagnosed sentence fragments as an area of improvement within your class? If so, consider this worksheet that asks learners to eliminate fragments. For each question, writers are compelled to create more complicated sentence structures by combining two fragments.
7th - 10th Language Arts 7 Views 27 Downloads