Parallelism is a difficult concept in writing. When you see a lack of parallel structure in student writing, show students how to fix this writing error with this quick grammar activity.
This grammar lesson provides practice for students to identify a lack of parallel structure and correct the errors.
✓ 25 sentences TOTAL.
✓ A pretest (five sentences).
✓ Task cards (20 sentences, one per task card).
✓ Answer sheet for students to write the corrected sentence (numbered).
✓ Answer key.
Students should implement parallelism in their writing, and this activity sharpens those editing skills.