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High School Grammar: Avoid Faulty Sentence Structure

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Allyson Stanley
Average rating:5.0Number of reviews:(300)
In this 6-week grammar class, students will learn how to avoid common grammar mistakes to improve their overall sentence structure and write more effective essays.

Class experience

US Grade 9 - 12
6 lessons//6 Weeks
 Week 1
Lesson 1
Dangling and Misplaced Modifiers
This lesson is about misplaced phrases and clauses that cause a sentence to be misinterpreted or confusing to the reader.
 Week 2
Lesson 2
Passive Voice
This lesson is about how to use active voice instead of passive voice when writing in order to create the most effective sentences.
 Week 3
Lesson 3
Wordiness
This lesson is about structuring a sentence in a way that eliminates unnecessary words in order to create clear, concise sentences.
 Week 4
Lesson 4
Parallel Structure
This lesson is about putting phrases and words in a list in the same format in order to ensure the sentence is clear and balanced.
 Week 5
Lesson 5
Weak Verbs
This lesson is about creating sentences using the strongest, most effective verbs instead the weaker "be" verbs.
 Week 6
Lesson 6
Comma, Colons, and Semi-Colons
This lesson is about using the correct punctuation in order to create unique and sophisticated sentences.
Students will learn how to write strong, coherent sentences in order to make their essays and research papers more concise and understandable.
Homework Offered
Students will have a review sheet to complete and submit to me.
Assessments Offered
Grades Offered
A one-page review sheet will be provided each week.
Average rating:5.0Number of reviews:(300)
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Hi! I teach a variety of English classes for elementary school through high school. I like to use multiple teaching strategies that appeal to all different learning styles in order to make learning fun and interesting.  I like to laugh and have... 
Self-Paced Class

$13

weekly or $75 for all content
6 pre-recorded lessons
6 weeks of teacher support
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1 year of access to the content

Completed by 47 learners
Ages: 12-17

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