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Use Correct Sentence Structure


Use correct sentence structures that are appropriate for audience and purpose. 0801.3.12

Links verified on 8/25/2014

  1. Colloquialisms - examples of formal and informal language
  2. Combining Sentences for Variety and Clarity - LEO offers a large number of sample revisions
  3. Formal Language in Reports - rewrite sentence using formal language.
  4. Sentence Variety - explanation with examples.
  5. Sentence Variety - This resource presents methods for adding sentence variety and complexity to writing that may sound repetitive or boring. Sections are divided into general tips for varying structure, a discussion of sentence types, and specific parts of speech which can aid in sentence variety.
  6. Sentence Variety - large number of tips about sentence variety plus links to related quizzes
  7. Writing an Informal Letter - Understanding the difference between formal and informal letters, vocabulary practice, writing practice
A resource for the teacher to use in planning their lessons site for teachers | A PowerPoint show related to this standard PowerPoint show | An Adobe Acrobat document in .pdf format Acrobat document | A Microsoft Word document to be downloaded Word document | This interactive site would work well on an interactive whiteboard whiteboard resource | This resource includes voice instructions for students sound | A video is available through this link video format | This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data interactive lesson | This site includes questions for your students to check their understanding a quiz | A lesson plan can be found at this site lesson plan | This link includes something for the teacher to print to print

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