Sentence Skills – Writing Interesting and Meaningful Sentences (Book 2)

Sentence Skills – Writing Interesting and Meaningful Sentences (Book 2)
Sentence Skills – Writing Interesting and Meaningful Sentences (Book 2)
Sentence Skills – Writing Interesting and Meaningful Sentences (Book 2)
Sentence Skills – Writing Interesting and Meaningful Sentences (Book 2)
Sentence Skills – Writing Interesting and Meaningful Sentences (Book 2)
Sentence Skills – Writing Interesting and Meaningful Sentences (Book 2)
Sentence Skills – Writing Interesting and Meaningful Sentences (Book 2)
Sentence Skills – Writing Interesting and Meaningful Sentences (Book 2)
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About the series
This series of three books helps students learn how to construct meaningful sentences of increasing complexity and variety. The ability and confidence thus gained will provide a sound foundation for the production of cohesive written texts that are interesting to read.

Book 1 examines various types of simple sentences and also introduces the concept of compound sentences.

Book 2 introduces ways in which sentences can be expanded and made more interesting. It also covers more advanced sentence structures.

Book 3 encourages students to use sentences of varying length and different types in their written texts. The concept of cohesion and the use of elements like similes, metaphors and idioms are also introduced.
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Recommended ages (for students learning English as a first language)
Book 1: Ages 8-9
Book 2: Ages 9-10
Book 3: Ages 10-11

This series may also be used by older students who are learning English as a second or foreign language.
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What you’ll find in the zipped folder (Book 2)

• 20 bite-size topics to help students write better sentences (see topics below)
o Each topic begins with simple and clear explanations with example sentences and annotations
o This is followed by graded exercises from simple recognition of sentence elements to writing full sentences, and finally writing a short narrative or description based on a picture or set of pictures.
• An answer key
• Teacher’s notes with suggestions on how to conduct the lesson

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Book 2 contents
1 Writing complete sentences
2 Sentences with two objects
3 Sentences with direct object and complement
4 Using nouns and noun phrases
5 Using verbs and verb phrases
6 Adding adverbs
7 Adding adverbial phrases
8 Using prepositions and prepositional phrases
9 Using participial phrases
10 Avoiding overused adjectives
11 Avoiding overused verbs
12 Expansion of sentences
13 Interrogative sentences and question tags
14 Compound sentences
15 Complex sentences
16 More about complex sentences
17 Direct and indirect speech
18 Active and passive sentences
19 Synthesis of sentences
20 Writing short and long sentences

We hope you find this book useful. Thank you!

Please visit our website www.acel.com.sg for a complete range of our print titles.

Sentence Skills – Writing Interesting and Meaningful Sentences
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