This file contains eight sentence combining pages and ten sentence expanding pages. Each page has three opportunities to practice combining or expanding sentences. On the combining pages, two short, simple sentences are provided and the student combines them into one complete sentence without omitting key details. On the expanding pages, a short, simple sentence is provided with room to write the sentence again adding only one word, and then again adding more details. These writing exercises are great for mini-lessons, literacy centers, homework, etc.