This PowerPoint provides students with an introduction to the following topics:
- Compound Sentences
- Coordinating Conjunctions
- Run-On Sentences
Students are given examples of each and shown how to fix fragments and run-ons. Students are also given practice identifying all of the above as well as fixing fragments and run-ons.
Most of the slides can be printed, laminated, and displayed as posters in your classroom as well.
This PowerPoint is aligned to the following state standards:
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.3.1h Use coordinating and subordinating conjunctions.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.3.1i Produce simple, compound, and complex sentences.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.4.1f Produce complete sentences, recognizing and correcting inappropriate fragments and run-ons.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.4.2c Use a comma before a coordinating conjunction in a compound sentence.
I hope you find this resource helpful! Please remember to leave feedback!
- Kara Lee