Expanding sentences and using compound and complex sentence structures is a common goal, but some students have trouble choosing the appropriate conjunction for a sentence. I’ve given each conjunction in this resource a symbol and phrase to help students know when to use each one appropriately.
This resource includes:
Visuals for 12 common conjunctions – print in color and use as posters.
Black and white version of visuals (if you prefer or use as coloring pages!)
Task cards for each conjunction with fill in the blank sentences for matching.
Puzzle pieces for building sentences - print and laminate for repeated use
Worksheets for practice or homework – includes fill-in-the-blank and expanding