Reflection: Accountability Recognizing and avoiding sentence fragments - Section 5: Closure


Some students found it challenging to deliberately create a sentence fragment.  Other students found it challenging to make a sentence fragment into a complete sentence.  To aid those students, I wrote a checklist on the board which they could use to determine if a sentence is complete - subject, verb, expresses a complete thought.

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Recognizing and avoiding sentence fragments

Unit 4: Sentence Structure
Lesson 2 of 10

Objective: SWBAT recognize and avoid using sentence fragments in writing.

Big Idea: Students will construct complete sentences from sentence fragments during collaborative partner work.

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English / Language Arts, sentence structure, Writing, Grammar and Mechanics, sentence fragment, BrainPop, grammar
  50 minutes
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