Sentence Structure, Mode and Newsela
Due for Blocks 7 & 8 on September 8
Due for Block 1 & 2 on September 9
Read these 4 pages. You are responsible for the material on them.
In a separate document or on a piece of neat notebook paper, complete the following:
1. Write a simple sentence that is 7 words or longer.
2. Write a compound sentence using a coordinating conjunction.
3. Write another compound sentence using a coordinating conjunction.
4. Write a periodic sentence.
5. Write another periodic sentence.
For each of the following readings, decide whether narrative or expository mode is the main purpose of the piece of writing.
In a separate document or on a piece of neat notebook paper, write your decision and give two examples from the text (evidence) as to why (reasoning) you decided on that mode.
Reading #1 Best Teacher I Ever Had
Reading #2: College Expenses