This is an ActivInspire presentation on Complex Sentences. It defines and explains complex sentences. This presentation allows students the opportunity to correctly punctuate complex sentences as a class as well as an individual activity for
This is a pre-write/brainstorming activity. It allows room for students to brainstorm ideas and think about the purpose, audience, and main idea of their letter. This is in a Word document, so you can easily change the format if you're not writing
You Be the Jury is a children's novel with mock court cases. This resource is for planning a debate among students about a 'court case'. This a fun and engaging way to teach about claims, counterclaims, and supporting evidence.
Directions: The use of foreshadowing gives hints for readers to make predictions about where the story is headed. Base your predictions on clues that the author provides. Use the charts to make at least two predictions while reading, revising as
This editing activity will have three different students reading one paper. It will allow lower level students to read higher leveled writing and helps correct lower level writers mistakes. It is a long process, however, it allows students the