The Sentence

Sample for crafting power sentences

 

Take the basic sentence below and create power sentences using the descriptions provided. Click on the hyperlink in the first column of the table to access student examples.  Use the Verb Choice link to help paint a picture with your words. This is a great activity to complete within collaborative groups.

 

Basic Sentence

Subject

Simple predicate

 

Remainder of complete predicate

Example 1 The boy
ate his food.
Example 2 The boy walked in the rain.
Example 3 The boy began the game.
Example 4 The boy went to the party.

 

Google Doc

Click here for the sentence document