We found 39 resources with the concept comma splices
Fixing Comma Splices and Run-Ons WorksheetLesson Planet
6th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
Approach run-on sentences, comma splices, and sentence fragments with humor. The worksheet is made up of two exercises, which are, in turn, each made up of a series of somewhat silly sentences that need punctuation help. For the first...
Semicolon vs. Colon...And What is a Comma Splice?Lesson Planet
10th - Higher Ed
Designed originally for higher education, this PowerPoint could also be used to introduce your high schoolers to the semicolon, colon, and comma splice. The texts do not contain pictures or graphics; instead, they present information in...
Commas and Colons and Semicolons? OH MY!Lesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Take a close look at both the definitions and uses of commas, colons, and semicolons. Commas set off clear parts of sentences, colons come before an explanation, and semicolons join two complete thoughts. Review these types of...
Fused Sentences (Also called Run-on Sentences)Lesson Planet
6th - 8th
After reading a detailed explanation of fused sentences and studying the provided examples, learners reconstruct nine sentences to eliminate comma splices and fused, or run-on, sentences. This could be used as homework or a group exercise.
Avoiding Run-on Sentences, Comma Splices, and FragmentsLesson Planet
7th - 12th
Punctuation, when peppered correctly through the recipe that is your writing, provides the necessary pauses for your readers. Avoid comma splices and run-on sentences. Simple examples show what each consists of, and the purpose of...
The Compound Sentence: Correcting Run-ons and Comma SplicesLesson Planet
9th - 10th
Do some of your writers need an extra lesson on correcting run-ons and comma splices? This worksheet clearly defines the terms, provides models of run-on sentences, comma splice errors, and how to correct them. The second page of the...
Comma Splices, Fragments, and Run-OnsLesson Planet
7th - 12th
Differentiate between comma splices, fragments, and run-ons with this handout. Each punctuation error is coupled with distinct definitions and examples. Though this handout does not require learner participation, it is a useful guide for...
Fragments and run-ons and splices! OH MY!Lesson Planet
9th - 12th
Clearly and thoroughly display common errors in writing. Slides first give a definition, then examples followed by revisions. Words and corrections are emphasized with different colors, making problems easy to relay. Plenty of examples...
UWF Writing Lab: Rules of Thumb for Recognizing Comma Splices and Run-onsLesson Planet
7th - 10th
Tired of finding comma splices, run-ons, and fragments in your student essays? Look no further than this grammar presentation, which clears up sentence errors with ease. Several examples of each error, as well as opportunities to correct...