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Sentence openers

Overall rating 4 out of 54.2 (53 ratings)

Last updated 11 October 2014, created 21 October 2011, viewed 80,686

Powerpoint guiding pupils through a large variety of different ways of opening sentences and varying sentences in such a way which also encourages the use of complex sentences. Can be used by giving pupils 'boring' sentences to rewrite in each of the formats modelled.

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    Openers_powerpoint.pptx (76kb, Powerpoint document)
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An excellent resource which can be used to create lessons. Thank you.

from 01925399, 11 October 2014
(report comment) 5 out of 5


from h3len, 25 September 2014
(report comment) 5 out of 5

Clear and helpful, thank you

from rossporteous, 16 January 2014
(report comment) 5 out of 5

Complete and entertaining - just the odd tweak needed. Thanks

from kjoliver, 24 November 2013
(report comment) 4 out of 5

This is great. I'm going to get them to play a game with this. I've printed them as cards. They'll do one sentence, then pass on the card to the next person.

from FuchsiaTabby, 15 October 2013
(report comment) 5 out of 5
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