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2 Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Writing Trivia

3 Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Final Step Writing Trivia Click on the Box Commas Word Choice Combining Sentences More Commas Contractions Irrelevant Details Meaning More Combining Sentences Capital Letters Complex Sentences Spelling Quotations Apostrophe More Meaning Correct Sentence Is or Are

4 Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt SURPRISE! 1 Check Your Answer Commas

5 Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Move back 1 space! Click to return to the board 1 Commas

6 Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt What is the best way to combine the following sentences? (1)Spring is my favorite season. (2)It is a special time of year. A. Spring is my favorite season, yet it is a special time of year. B. Spring is my favorite season, but it is a special time of year. C. Spring is my favorite season because it is a special time of year. D. Spring is my favorite season although it is a special time of year. 1 Check Your Answer Combining Sentences

7 Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt What is the best way to combine the following sentences? (1)Spring is my favorite season. (2)It is a special time of year. A. Spring is my favorite season, yet it is a special time of year. B. Spring is my favorite season, but it is a special time of year. C. Spring is my favorite season because it is a special time of year. D. Spring is my favorite season although it is a special time of year. Click to return to the board 1 Combining Sentences

8 Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Read this sentence. Seeing flowers blooming everywhere lets me know spring is here. 1 Check Your Answer Word Choice What would be a better choice of wording than spring is here? A. spring is back B. spring is gone C. spring is coming D. spring is awakening

9 Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Click to return to the board 1 Word Choice What would be a better choice of wording than spring is here? A. spring is back B. spring is gone C. spring is coming D. spring is awakening Read this sentence. Seeing flowers blooming everywhere lets me know spring is here.

10 Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt What is the correct way to write this sentence? One thing I love most about this season are the new pail green leaves on the trees. A. One thing I love most about this season are the new pale green leaves on the trees. B. One thing I love most about this season is the new pale green leaves on the trees. C. One thing I love most about this season is the new pail green leaves on the trees. D. The sentence is correct as written. 1 Check Your Answer Is or Are?

11 Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Click to return to the board 1 Is or Are? What is the correct way to write this sentence? One thing I love most about this season are the new pail green leaves on the trees. A. One thing I love most about this season are the new pale green leaves on the trees. B. One thing I love most about this season is the new pale green leaves on the trees. C. One thing I love most about this season is the new pail green leaves on the trees. D. The sentence is correct as written.

12 Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt SURPRISE! 1 Check Your Answer More Commas

13 Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Click to return to the board 1 More Commas Move back 2 spaces!

14 Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Which sentence uses the contraction correctly ? A. Id am a student in Mrs. Logans class. B. Youll will do wonderful on your test. C. Im always exciting when I make 100. D. I wont a new bicycle for my birthday. 1 Check Your Answer Contractions

15 Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Click to return to the board 1 Contractions Which sentence uses the contraction correctly? A. Id am a student in Mrs. Logans class. B. Youll will do wonderful on your test. C. Im always exciting when I make 100. D. I wont a new bicycle for my birthday.

16 Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Which of the following support details would be an irrelevant detail if I am writing a composition about the new printing business that is opening next week? A. The new print is scheduled to open on Thursday, March 5 th. B. We are having ice cream at the party after my dad gets home from work. C. The new business hired twenty new workers to help get everything ready. D. Once their doors open, the hours of operation will be 8am until 5pm daily. 1 Check Your Answer Irrelevant Details

17 Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Click to return to the board 1 Irrelevant Details Which of the following support details would be an irrelevant detail if I am writing a composition about the new printing business that is opening next week? A. The new print is scheduled to open on Thursday, March 5 th. B. We are having ice cream at the party after my dad gets home from work. C. The new business hired twenty new workers to help get everything ready. D. Once their doors open, the hours of operation will be 8am until 5pm daily.

18 Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt My teacher told me to make sure I sustained focus during my writing. What does sustain focus mean? A. Stay on topic B. Write the word focus on my paper C. Lose focus D. Write about whatever I want to write about 1 Check Your Answer Meaning?

19 Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Click to return to the board 1 Meaning? My teacher told me to make sure I sustained focus during my writing. What does sustain focus mean? A. Stay on topic B. Write the word focus on my paper C. Lose focus D. Write about whatever I want to write about

20 Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt What is the best way to combine the two sentences? The players were determined. The players wore different uniforms. A.The determined players wore different uniforms. B.The different uniforms were on determined players. C.The players were determined but wore different uniforms. D.The players were determined and they wore different uniforms. 1 Check Your Answer More Combining Sentences

21 Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Click to return to the board 1 More Combining Sentences What is the best way to combine the two sentences? The players were determined. The players wore different uniforms. A.The determined players wore different uniforms. B.The different uniforms were on determined players. C.The players were determined but wore different uniforms. D.The players were determined and they wore different uniforms.

22 Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Which sentence is written correctly, with no capitalization errors? A.My family and I went to Applebees for supper on wednesday night. B.Have you ever been to charleston, Missouri? C.The american flag was flying on the flagpole. D.I will always be grateful for my time at Kelly Edwards Elementary. 1 Check Your Answer Capital Letters

23 Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Click to return to the board 1 Capital Letters Which sentence is written correctly, with no capitalization errors? A.My family and I went to Applebees for supper on wednesday night. B.Have you ever been to charleston, Missouri? C.The american flag was flying on the flagpole. D.I will always be grateful for my time at Kelly Edwards Elementary.

24 Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Which of these sentences is complex? A. They bought carrots, watermelon, and peaches. B. A kitten will meow if it is separated from its mother. C. Hissing is another common non-vocal sound. D. However, his answer may have been correct. 1 Check Your Answer Complex Sentences

25 Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Click to return to the board 1 Complex Sentences Which of these sentences is complex? A. They bought carrots, watermelon, and peaches. B. A kitten will meow if it is separated from its mother. C. Hissing is another common non-vocal sound. D. However, his answer may have been correct.

26 Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Which sentence is written correctly, with no spelling errors? A. Joe was excited that his mom bought egiht new shirts for him. B. After my mom cleans the house, than she is going to go to the store to buy some new candles. C. When my dad cleans the garage, he always spends ours making it look great. D. Ira always studies hard for his spelling test because he wants to make good grades. 1 Check Your Answer Spelling

27 Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Click to return to the board 1 Spelling Which sentence is written correctly, with no spelling errors? A. Joe was excited that his mom bought egiht new shirts for him. B. After my mom cleans the house, than she is going to go to the store to buy some new candles. C. When my dad cleans the garage, he always spends ours making it look great. D. Ira always studies hard for his spelling test because he wants to make good grades.

28 Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt What is the correct way to write this sentence with a quotation from Michael Jordan? A. His motto has always been; I can accept failure, but I cant accept not trying. B. His motto has always been, I can accept failure, but I cant accept not trying. C. His motto has always been; I can accept failure, but I cant accept not trying. D. His motto has always been, I can accept failure, but I cant accept not trying. 1 Check Your Answer Quotations

29 Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Click to return to the board 1 Quotations What is the correct way to write this sentence with a quotation from Michael Jordan? A. His motto has always been; I can accept failure, but I cant accept not trying. B. His motto has always been, I can accept failure, but I cant accept not trying. C. His motto has always been; I can accept failure, but I cant accept not trying. D. His motto has always been, I can accept failure, but I cant accept not trying.

30 Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt What is the correct way to write this sentence about a group of dancers and the music they were using for a recital? The dancers music were on a CD. A. The dancers music was on a CD. B. The dancers music was on a CD. C. The dancers music were on a CD. D. The sentence is correct as written. 1 Check Your Answer Apostrophe

31 Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Click to return to the board 1 Apostrophe What is the correct way to write this sentence about a group of dancers and the music they were using for a recital? The dancers music were on a CD. A. The dancers music was on a CD. B. The dancers music was on a CD. C. The dancers music were on a CD. D. The sentence is correct as written.

32 Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt logical What does the word logical mean when you are asked, Where would be the most logical place to add this sentence? A. reasonable, makes the most sense B. worst place C. unusual place D. incorrect, not making sense 1 Check Your Answer More Meaning

33 Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Click to return to the board 1 More Meaning logical What does the word logical mean when you are asked, Where would be the most logical place to add this sentence? A. reasonable, makes the most sense B. worst place C. unusual place D. incorrect, not making sense

34 Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt SURPRISE! 1 Check Your Answer Correct Sentence

35 Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Scavenger Hunt Click to return to the board 1 Correct Sentence Move back 2 spaces!


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