Presentation on theme: "English Lesson 1.1 What is a Sentence? Created by: Tamara Russell."— Presentation transcript:
English Lesson 1.1 What is a Sentence? Created by: Tamara Russell
What is a sentence? A sentence is a group of words that tells a complete thought. Not SentencesSentences My best friend.My best friend found a dog. Barks all night.The dog barks all night.
Try it Out! Which groups of words are sentences? Which groups are not sentences? Buddy does many tricks. Buddy barks. Big paws and floppy ears. He sleeps all day. His favorite rubber ball. Plays with the cat. They never fight. sentence not a sentence sentence not a sentence sentence
Get ready for seatwork! Get out your seatwork journal and a pencil!
On Your Own Read the two groups of words after each number. Write the group of words that is a sentence. 1. Good swimmers. Beavers swim fast. 2. They have flat tails. Look like paddles. 3. Beavers steer with their tails. Can swim under the water. 4. A thick coat of soft fur. Their fur keeps them warm in cold water. sentence
Great job today! Tomorrows Lesson: More work with sentences