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Beaver Dam Middle Schoo l Seventh-Grade Language Arts House Red. Sentence types: Simple, compound, and complex. Simple Sentences. The two parts a Simple sentence must have. _____________and_______________. List the two parts a Compound sentence must have. _____________and_______________.

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BeaverDamMiddleSchool

Seventh-Grade Language Arts

House Red

Sentence types:Simple, compound, and complex


Simple Sentences

  • The two parts a Simple sentence must have.

  • _____________and_______________.

  • List the two parts a Compound sentence must have.

  • _____________and_______________.

Subject

predicate

Independent clause

Independent clause

An INDEPENDENT clause is strong and can stand on its own.


Is this a sentence?

  • The barn cat.

  • Jumping through the hoops.

  • Wait!

  • The basketball hoop and the lawnmower.


Is this a sentence?

  • Do you know what is inside a corndog?

  • REMEMBER: make a question into a statement.

  • You do know what is inside a corndog.

  • Max ate.


Is this a sentence?

  • A bunny under the deck in the front yard.

  • The horse jumped and galloped away.

  • Over Spring Break, lots of fun.


Compound Sentences

  • Just like an Oreo Cookie, a compound

    Sentence has two of the same types of shells/cookies with something in the middle that keeps them together.

  • The INDEPENDENT Clauses are the

    outer cookies, and the

    FANBOYS are in

    the yummy middle

    keeping the clauses

    together.


Compound Sentences

  • What kind of conjunctions are in Compound sentences?

  • _____________________.

Coordinating Conjunctions


Compound Sentences

  • My husband was working, so I went shopping.

  • I like chocolate ice cream, but my friend likes strawberry.

  • I am on a diet, yet I really want some Flaming Hot Cheetos.

  • He did not take the money, for it was not the right thing to do.


Complex Sentences

  • List the two parts a COMPLEX sentence must have.

  • _____________and _______________

DEPENDENT CLAUSE

INDEPENDENT CLAUSE

Dependent

Clause

Independent Clause

REMEMBER!!!!! A DEPENDENT CLAUSE CANNOT

stand on its own. It needs a INDEPENDENT CLAUSE.

Just like a child is dependent on his/her independent

parent


Complex Sentences

  • What kind of conjunctions are in a Complex Sentence?

  • SUBORDINATING CONJUNCTIONS

  • Review your list of Subordinating conjunctions.


Can you do it?

  • Make this into a compound sentence:

    • Lunch is delicious

  • Now make it into a complex sentence.

  • Can you make it into a Compound/Complex sentence?


COMPLEX SENTENCES

  • What kind of conjunctions are in COMPLEX sentences?

  • __________________________

SUBORDINATING CONJUNCTOINS


Subordinating Conjunction

  • Because the bridge wasn't properly maintained by the government, it fell down.

Dependent Clause

Dependent Clause

Independent

clause


Subordinating Conjunction

  • Although he ate a really big dinner, now he wants to eat cake for dessert.

Dependent Clause

Independent Clause


Subordinating Conjunction

  • Whenever they eat at this restaurant, they order a hamburger and fries.

Dependent Clause

Independent Clause


  • He'll be able to maintain a healthy weight if he keeps exercising.

Independent Clause

Independent Clause

Dependent Clause

Subordinating Conjunction


Subordinating Conjunction

  • Because the world is getting warmer, polar bears are in danger of becoming extinct.

Dependent Clause

Independent Clause

Independent Clause


Compound/Complex Sentences


What kind of Sentences are These?

  • When I go to Florida, I can’t wait to eat grouper sandwiches.

  • Emma is the girl who is going to Hawaii over Spring Break.

  • The town where I moved from is Hayward, Wisconsin.

  • I plan on cleaning my house over Spring Break, and I want to have some friends over.

  • Many students like to use my laser pointer and hide it from me.


Make Compound Sentences out of this Sentence.

  • I want ice-cream.

  • Make that sentence above a COMPOUND sentence in two different ways. First, add something to the beginning. Second, add something to the end.


Make Compound Sentences out of this Sentence.

  • It’s hot outside, so I want ice-cream.

  • I want ice-cream, and Blue Boy is not very far away from here.

Independent Clause

Independent Clause

Independent Clause

Independent Clause

Continuing the Independent Clause


Make a COMPLEX sentence out of this sentence.

  • I want ice-cream.

  • Make the sentence above in to a COMPLEX sentence in two different ways.

  • First, add something to the beginning. Second, add something to the end.


Write a COMPLEX sentence.

  • I want ice-cream.

  • Even though I’m on a strict diet, I want ice-cream.

  • I want ice-cream because the spring weather reminds me of summertime ice-cream adventures.

Dependent Clause

Independent Clause

Independent Clause

Dependent Clause


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