Included in this package is a 2 day lesson plan with materials on simple and compound sentences. It is tied to the California drought topic.
Show powerpoint. Introduce compound + simple sentences and information on the California drought.
Students will do a sentence sort.
Review how students will save water.
Students will write 1 compound and 1 simple sentence on 3 ways to save water. (You can have them write a paragraph if you like).