Introduce your students to Andrew Clements' newest book and then review coordinating conjunctions
. Students work in pairs or small groups to make sense of the relationship between two independent clauses and choose an appropiate coordinating conjunction (AND, BUT, FOR, OR, SO). If you didn't think teaching grammar could be fun, try this!
Stop after Chapter 11 and talk about the story while reviewing compound sentences. Use this in Literature Circles
, as Extra Credit
, as Homework
, or in your Emergency Substitute File
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