If you looking for a better way to model and teach revising and editing, mentor sentences are the perfect tool. These pages students take the grammar concepts they are learning about and apply it in their own writing, right away.
These pages cover fifth grade Common Core State Standards for:
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.5.1.a Explain the function of conjunctions, prepositions, and interjections in general and their function of particular sentences.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.5.1.e Use correlative conjunctions.
The topics for each worksheet include:
Not only…but also
This product includes:
5 Mentor Sentences worksheets: Each worksheet has 2 Mentor Sentences for students to analyze and compare, and room to write their own.
5 Definitions and Examples boxes: These can either be glued onto the page itself or into an Writing/Editing/GUM notebook as a study guide for future reference. These come 8 to a page in order to conserve copy paper.
Disclaimer: Any claims of correlation or alignment to the CCSS are solely those of Amber Thomas and have not been evaluated or endorsed by the NGA. Amber Thomas is the sole creator of this product and does not claim endorsement or association with the creators of the CCSS.