Practice sorting incomplete and complete sentences.
This cut and paste worksheet is best used as independent practice as part of your sentence structure lesson.
Complete and Incomplete Sentences Worksheet Scaffolding and Extension Tips
In addition to individual student work time, use this complete and incomplete sentences worksheet as a:
Got fast finishers? Challenge students who have a grasp on the concept by asking them to finish the incomplete sentences. Students can also add sentences and make their own sort.
Support struggling students by limiting the number of sentences, or using this worksheet as an intervention activity or with your guided writing group.
A Variety of Ways to Prepare This Resource
Because this resource includes an answer sheet, we recommend you print one copy of the entire file. Then, make photocopies of the blank worksheet for students to complete.
You can also turn this teaching resource into a sustainable activity! Print a few copies on cardstock and slip them into dry-erase sleeves. Students can record their answers with a dry-erase marker, then erase and reuse.
Additionally, project the worksheet onto a screen and work through it as a class by having students record their answers in their notebooks.
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This resource was created by Heather Chambers, a teacher in Texas and a Teach Starter Collaborator.
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Common Core Curriculum alignment
Use singular and plural nouns with matching verbs in basic sentences (e.g., He hops; We hop).
Produce, expand, and rearrange complete simple and compound sentences (e.g., The boy watched the movie; The little boy watched the movie; The action movie was watched by the little boy).
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