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Help your early elementary learners write complex or compound sentences using conjunctions. They use the listed conjunctions to combine five different sentences. They then use the space provided to compose a complex sentence of their own.
1st - 3rd Language Arts 47 Views 166 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Take young authors through the writing process with a worksheet on editing. Given three sentences with unnecessary words, pupils cross out the extra words and write the rest of the sentence in the space provided. An excellent way to curtail long sentences in your class's writing!
1st - 3rd Language Arts 26 Views 39 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Vocabulary Starter Unit: Adjectives and Routines
Hand out this page at the start of the week or project it up on the screen at the beginning of each day for five starter exercises. Pupils can complete one activity each day, practicing with adjectives, antonyms, sentence construction, and basic description.
5th - 10th Language Arts 7 Views 8 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Sentence Combining And Decombining
Have your class focus on stylistic choices and sentence fluency by combining, decombining, and recombining sentences in professional writing, peer writing, and their own writing. They use punctuation to recombine sentences in a paragraph taken from the Wizard of Oz.
5th - 12th Language Arts 63 Views 163 Downloads
Frog and Toad on the number line
Administer a learning activity that challenges your class to use a number line in the form of lily pads. This is a great way to connect learners from using pictures to add, to using a number line to add. Learners are instructed to display the number of hops that Toad and Frog take during their journey on a number line.
2nd - 3rd Math 34 Views 28 Downloads CCSS: Designed
The Sentence Pattern Built on Linking Verbs: Lesson 4
Help your students to complete their sentences with this bright and fun presentation, which guides students through the concept of linking verbs, forms of "be," and subject complements. A great introduction into different sentence forms and direct and indirect objects, this slideshow will be sure to reinforce your students grammar with an engaging lecture followed by a few exercise questions for students to complete.
6th - 9th Language Arts 25 Views 93 Downloads
A News Story of Your Own: Sentence and Lexical Variety
Given the two-sentence skeleton of a news story about a car theft/joy ride, budding writers create their own version of the story varying diction and sentence structure to heighten interest and complexity in their writing. Resource provides strong and plentiful supports, many reproducible, to scaffold the work.
8th - 11th Language Arts 19 Views 82 Downloads
Reviewing Basic Sentence Patterns: Lesson 5
Review (or introduce) the structure of simple sentences with this presentation. It covers linking verbs, action verbs, subject complements, and how they all come together to form complete sentences. Slides 44-53 include a practice activity.
7th - 9th Language Arts 15 Views 44 Downloads
Learners write a topic sentence to a paragraph and explain that it introduces the main idea. After a whole-class demonstration, students write a complete paragraph with their topic sentence and supporting sentences. There are some excellent examples of student work, and an idea for a graphic organizer, embedded in this plan.
2nd - 4th Language Arts 55 Views 247 Downloads
Clauses: Building Blocks for Sentences
Colorfully animated and packed with engaging examples, this PowerPoint encourages to employ clauses to create a variety of sentence structures. Peer editing of sample paragraphs would provide an opportunity for guided practice with various types of clauses.
10th - Higher Ed Language Arts 40 Views 78 Downloads
Sentences, Run-Ons, and Fragments
Help your kids polish their writing skills. First, they study sentences so they can easily identify sentence fragments and how to fix them. The same type of explanation is provided for run-on sentences. After this guided practice section, emerging writers can practice with the 12 sentences (or fragments!
7th - 9th Language Arts 73 Views 179 Downloads
Clauses and Compound Sentences
Sentence variety is extremely important when it comes to learning the written word. Add variety to your learners' writing by focusing on clauses and compound sentences. The information provided is followed by a practice opportunity to edit 10 questions.
6th - 9th Language Arts 96 Views 317 Downloads
Counting Sentences' Words
Scholars expand short, nondescript sentences by adding descriptive words and phrases. In this Owl Moon lesson, sentence length and rhythmic language are identified and discussed. Authentic student samples are reviewed to identify characteristics of effective writing fluency.
4th - 7th Language Arts 12 Views 178 Downloads
Analyzing Word Problems (Transforming Word Problems into Number Sentence)
Third and fourth graders solve word problems by developing number sentences. They create number sentences to calculate word problems. Pupils complete an exercise transforming from words to number sentences.
3rd - 4th Math 11 Views 224 Downloads
Test Review Sheet: Irony, Comma Rules, and Sentence Variety,
Covering vocabulary, literary analysis, and grammar, this instructional activity would be a great study guide or homework assignment for an eighth-grade Language Arts class. Though the five stories by Edgar Allan Poe, O. Henry, and Oscar Wilde are very specific, a teacher could work their own material into this format.
7th - 9th Language Arts 48 Views 372 Downloads
The Proper Use of the Compound Sentence
Through interaction, help pupils recognize the best times and ways to use compound sentences. Both good and bad examples are given for them to choose between. After the examples, the following slide shows the correct answer in bold type. Plenty of practice will reinforce this concept with your class.
5th - 7th Language Arts 15 Views 105 Downloads
English HSA: Sentence Combining
Short, choppy sentences make choppy writing. Help your class improve their writing skills by learning different ways to combine sentences. They read a set of three sentences and then select the option that combines them best. As it stands, this resource only provides writers one opportunity to combine sentences themselves.
7th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 17 Downloads
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Learners who struggle with grammar, foundational reading skills, and sentence composition can learn how to write proper sentences using an app that relies on research-based practice. It uses a color-coded formula that had been proven to work with children with ADHD, learning disabilities, and dyslexia.
1st - 8th Special Education 30 Views 11 Downloads
Using Adverbs to Improve Sentences
If you are currently teaching adverbs in your class, this resource might be for you! For this activity, learners review adverbs and example sentences, identify and rewrite sentences with too many adverbs, add adverbs to sentences, and review and assess their adverb knowledge.
3rd - 5th English Language Development 12 Views 339 Downloads
Types of Sentences
A quick review of the four types of sentences, this grammar worksheet covers declarative, interrogative, imperative and exclamatory sentences. Your young grammarians are given the definition and an example of each of these kinds of sentences at the top of the page.
4th - 8th Language Arts 94 Views 822 Downloads