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One of my favorite writing examples. Every writer has their own tone. Read aloud to hear your rhythm. //This Sentence Has Five Words: A Lesson from Gary Provost on Varying Sentence Length//Writing tips//Advice//Editing//Style// Writing Advice, Writing Resources, Teaching Writing, Writing Help, Writing Skills, Teaching Tools, Teaching English, Writing Prompts, Essay Writing
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Writing Foldable for Journals - BaDaBing!

Click HERE to download! Gretchen Bernabei shares this great strategy to help our students beef up their sentences. Do you read sent...

Vocabulary - Grammar - Special sentence structures - Tips in English you should be noted.📚 ( FL more in my account Hạnh Lee ) 🌻 Grammar And Punctuation, Teaching Grammar, Grammar And Vocabulary, Teaching Writing, English Vocabulary, Teaching English, Grammar Lessons, English Grammar Rules, Vocabulary Games
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50 Subordinating Conjunctions and Why They Matter

Time Saving Writing Templates with Embedded Rubrics! Save time by embedding your rubrics onto your writing paper! Great writing templates with editable rubrics. No more cutting and stapling them onto writing samples! Writing Lessons, Writing Resources, Teaching Writing, Writing Activities, Writing Rubrics, Writing Ideas, Writing Papers, Art Rubric, Writing Services
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Time Saving Writing Templates with Embedded Rubrics! - Learning in Wonderland

Hello! I’m dropping by to share something I started doing that is saving me tons of time, not to mention paper! I have been teaching for nine years, and something I have always dreaded was stapling rubrics onto my students’ writing. I was wasting so much time and paper copying these things and stapling them ... Read More about Time Saving Writing Templates with Embedded Rubrics!

Teaching Kids to Write Super Sentences - Strategies and free seasonal printables to encourage students to add detail to their sentences. A really great resource on writing sentences Teaching Kids To Write, Teaching Writing, Teaching Tips, Teaching English, English Writing, Writing Classes, Writing Lessons, Writing Services, Writing Strategies
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Teaching Kids to Write Super Sentences

How do you encourage your students to write longer, more interesting sentences? You know what will happen if you simply them to write longer sentences... they'll just add more words to the end, resulting in long, rambling run-ons! After struggling with this problem myself, I developed a three-step process to help my students turn boring sentences into super sentences. I began by teaching them the difference between fragments, run-ons, and complete sentences. Then we practiced revising and…

How to Use a Semicolon I thought infographics were supposed to make things easier to understand. This one just proved to me that we should eliminate semicolons all together. Death to the semicolon!<< But it is easy to understand. Grammar And Punctuation, Grammar Rules, Teaching Grammar, Grammar Lessons, Teaching Writing, Teaching English, Learn English, Grammar Humor, Grammar Review
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Gave this to my kids this semester...want to pin the website to use again!

 The teacher provides an answer and students come up with questions that fit. This is an awesome higher order thinking skills activity! This is super cool for my students.who have a fear of fractions! Math Teacher, School Classroom, Teaching Math, Maths, Teaching Ideas, Classroom Ideas, Higher Order Thinking, Thinking Day, Thinking Skills
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Bulletin Board and Planter to Higher Level Thinking

Quite a few years ago when I was getting my first training on GT kids, the presenter shared the idea of having a "the answer is..." bulletin board. The idea is that the teacher provides the answer, and the students come up with the question. I've always loved the idea because it can be adapted for any grade level, and the students can come up with a simple question or a much more complex. In my classroom, I first put up the bulletin board and left it open for the kids to come up with…

Subject and Predicate Task Cards freebie from Laura Candler's Teaching Resources - great for cooperative learning lessons.lots of great resources on whole site! Grammar Skills, Teaching Grammar, Spelling And Grammar, Teaching Language Arts, Classroom Language, Teaching Writing, Teaching Resources, Teaching Ideas, Classroom Setup

Language Arts Teaching Resources

Language Arts Freebies in Laura Candler's online file cabinet for teachers.

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Why I Use Mentor Sentences to Teach Writing in my High School English Classroom

This fall marks the sixteenth year that I will be returning to school as an English teacher. Every summer I start planning for the year... what will I keep, what will I change, what will I try for the first time? Of course, after so many years there are bound to be many things that I ditch, and even more that I tweak and adjust to better fit the needs to my students. But, after more than ten years of use, I have a favorite strategy that I always make time for -- teaching writing with mentor…

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List of Prepositions | Worksheet | Education.com

Check out this list of prepositions to help your young learner master her parts of speech!

A common weakness in writing is the lack of varied sentences. Becoming aware of three general types of sentences--simple, compound, and com. Grammar And Punctuation, Teaching Grammar, Grammar And Vocabulary, Teaching Writing, English Vocabulary, Writing Skills, Essay Writing, Teaching English, English Grammar
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Sentence Patterns

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Why I Use Mentor Sentences to Teach Writing in my High School English Classroom

This fall marks the sixteenth year that I will be returning to school as an English teacher. Every summer I start planning for the year... what will I keep, what will I change, what will I try for the first time? Of course, after so many years there are bound to be many things that I ditch, and even more that I tweak and adjust to better fit the needs to my students. But, after more than ten years of use, I have a favorite strategy that I always make time for -- teaching writing with mentor…

Simple, Compound, and Complex Sentences {Interactive Notes FREEBIE} Simple, Compound, and Complex Sentences (Grades Grammar And Punctuation, Teaching Grammar, Grammar Lessons, Writing Lessons, Writing Resources, Teaching Writing, Writing Skills, Teaching English, Kindergarten Writing
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Simple, Compound, and Complex Sentences {Interactive Notes FREEBIE}

{FREEBIE!} Interactive Notes: Simple, Compound, and Complex Sentences

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When to use semi-colon, comma, or colon in a sentence. Grammar And Punctuation, Teaching Grammar, Grammar Lessons, Teaching Writing, Teaching English, Teaching Ideas, Grammar Rules, Mentor Sentences, Sentence Writing
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Compound Sentence Patterns

Struggling to get your students to use complex sentences in speech and language therapy? If so, play this video and let me explain it to them for you! Click the image to view the video. Grammar And Punctuation, Teaching Grammar, Teaching Writing, Teaching English, English Grammar, English Language, Speech Language Therapy, Speech And Language, Language Arts

What is a complex sentence?

Struggling to get your students to use complex sentences in speech and language therapy? If so, play this video and let me explain it to them for you! Click the image to view the video. #speechtherapy #languagetherapy #schoolslp #syntax