Discovering the Treasure of Sentence Variety: Part 2


Resource ID#: 173632 Primary Type: Original Student Tutorial

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Subject(s): English Language Arts
Grade Level(s): 11, 12
Intended Audience: Students
Instructional Time: 30 Minute(s)
Keywords: English Language Arts, grades 11-12, tutorial, syntax, sentence variety, phrase, independent clause, dependent clause, simple sentence, compound sentence , complex sentence, Treasure Island
Instructional Component Type(s): Original Student Tutorial

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Discovering the Treasure of Sentence Variety: Part 1:

Ahoy, mateys! Learn about syntax and the ways in which writing with varied syntax can affect the meaning of a text. In this two-part interactive tutorial you will learn about syntax: the arrangement of words in a sentence or word order. You will practice identifying simple, compound, and complex sentence structures and analyze the effect of these different types of structures on the meaning of a text. You will also practice writing using varied syntax. This two-part series examines different types of sentences from the novel Treasure Island

Make sure to complete both parts of this series! Click HERE for Part Two.

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