Mini Lessons on creating strong sentences through simple strategies!
Mini Lessons for stretching sentences:
Short phrases (dependent clauses)
Each strategy has it's own page and follow up practice pages for your students. It also includes summarizing pages so your students can show what they know :)
This can be used over the course of a few days or week and would work great for whole group by displaying on a powerpoint or with other technology resources!
CCSS Standards Match Up:
W.4.1b Provide reasons that are supported by facts and details
W.4.2 Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas and information clearly.
W.4.2d Use precise language and domain-specific vocabulary to inform about or explain the topic.
W.4.3b Use dialogue and description to develop experiences and events or show the responses of characters to situations.
W.4.3d Use concrete words and phrases and sensory details to convey experiences and events precisely.
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