This 31 page middle grade lesson plan comes ready to implement with easy to follow, color coded examples and activities for teaching, learning, and mastering author's style and types of sentences.
History of Writing and Changes in Styles (1400s and 1700s to current)
Models for writing great author's style and types of sentences
Practice activities for sentence lengths and varieties
Types of sentences (basic, compound, complex, compound-complex)
Colorcoded examples of sentences
Tips for writing
Peer workshopping activities
Excellent for homeschool, flipped classes, Gifted & Talented/Pre-Ap/AP, literacy centers, project based classrooms, and test prep. Meets CCSS and state guidelines for ELA. Requires critical thinking and problem solving skills.