Judah noticed that Room 52 was working on a Sentence Collage assignment. He asked about the samples on the board and I did not get a chance to explain them. Generally, there are the three types of sentences: Simple, Compound, and Complex. Sometimes they can be combined, but for the simplicity and ease of learning them, we learn them separately.
I used the 3 types of sentences here:
|Some Grade 7s working on a jot note exercise on a news story, I thought they would find interesting: http://www.cbc.ca/news/health/social-media-affecting-teens-concepts-of-friendship-intimacy-1.2543158|
We will use this lesson on note-taking to add to our developing understanding of how to write a paragraph or paragraphs from the jot notes we take.
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