Handy Tips: All About Clauses, Sentence Types, & Variety for Writing Confidence
In this multi-day class, students will build mastery in sentence structure, punctuation & editing, sentence combining, & writing with variety in an essay using 4 different types of sentences: simple, compound, complex, & compound-complex.
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learners per class
$15 per class
Meets 1x per week
Over 5 weeks
45 minutes per class
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**Parents, I'm here to work with you. Don't see any available sections? Please send me a message if you are interested in this course!** If you were to build a beautiful, breathtaking castle out of toy building blocks, would you use blocks that were all the same color, size, and shape? Probably not. You would creatively arrange an assortment of blocks to construct something unique and remarkable according to your personal style. It’s the same way with our writing. If we only use one type of...
This class is taught in English.
Students will... 1. Improve their understanding of simple, compound, complex, and compound-complex sentences. 2. Identify the differences between dependent vs. independent clauses. 3. Identify the difference between clauses and phrases. 4. Write simple, compound, complex, and compound-complex sentences with correct punctuation. 5. Use different sentence structures to incorporate variety into their writing.
I have a B.S. in English Education and English Literature with over ten years of classroom teaching experience.
No homework will be assigned for this class. Students are encouraged to practice the writing skills they learned between class meetings and after the course has ended.
Students will need paper and a pencil OR a word processor.
Students will be informally assessed during each class meeting. Teacher will provide immediate feedback throughout.
45 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Google Slides will only be used for screen-sharing purposes as part of the teacher lecture/instruction. Students do not need a Google account and are not expected to access Google Slides.
Enthusiastic English Language Arts Teacher with 10+ years of experience in the classroom
🇺🇸Lives in the United States
8 total reviews
12 completed classes
Hello, I'm Mrs. Grysko. It's nice to meet you! I teach English Language Arts classes that focus on skills such as reading, writing, and discussion of texts. My favorite concepts to teach in this subject area include: Close Reading and Annotation...