Children learn to put words on paper by copying sentences from books or from story dictation. This step teaches sentence and paragraph structure. Julie Bogart at Bravewriter.com makes the point that elementary-age children are very poor writers because it takes at least 10 years of writing practice to begin to write well.
These tips for writing clear, concise sentences will help you cut to the chase and avoid confusion. We uncover everything from the active voice to repetition. Read on to learn more!
Primary Resources - free worksheets, lesson plans and teaching ideas for primary and elementary teachers.
Grade 2 grammar worksheets on writing full sentences. Students are provided with a word bank from which they choose two nouns and one verb to write a full sentence. Free and printable worksheets from K5 Learning; no login required.
In this lesson, you will learn how to create and recognize a simple sentence. You will also learn about dependent and independent clauses and how they relate to simple sentences in writing.
Download and print this fun exercise to help your kids learn to write sentences by choosing the word that best fits the missing word from the sentence.
The first two steps are the perfect segue into Sentence Go Round, an activity for cooperative learning teams or small groups to practice expanding sentences.
Examples of Good Learning Objectives. The key is writing objectives with realistic - yet challenging - expectations. Well-written objectives are basically assessment plans, making them easy for the rest of your lesson. Check out these learning examples for elementary and secondary students that are easy to measure and observe.