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How to Write a Simple Sentence

In this lesson, students learn the basic parts of a simple sentence. They practice finding the subject and verb. They also review the main parts of speech in English and practice writing their own simple sentences.

Vocabulary
  • punctuation
  • part of speech
  • capitalization
  • subject
  • verb
  • complement
  • direct object
  • modifier
  • adjective
  • adverb
Grammar
  • subject-verb agreement
  • predicates
  • complements
  • direct objects
  • parts of speech
PDF Content
  • warm-up
  • identifying the subject and verb
  • subject-verb agreement
  • identifying the complement
  • capitalization and punctuation
  • reviewing the eight parts of speech
  • comprehension check
  • writing challenge
  • checklist
Task Content
  • Lesson Objective(Reference)
  • Warm-Up(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Identifying the Subject & Verb(Reference)
  • Task 1(Type in the Blanks)
  • Task 2(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Subject-Verb Agreement(Reference)
  • Task 3(Multiple-Choice)
  • Subject-Verb Agreement: Tricky Subjects (Reference)
  • Identifying the Complement(Reference)
  • Task 4(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Task 5(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Write a Sentence (Identifying the Complement)(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Capitalization & Punctuation(Reference)
  • Task 6(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Review: Nouns & Verbs(Reference)
  • Task 7(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Task 8(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Write a Sentence (Nouns & Verbs)(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Review: Adjectives & Adverbs(Reference)
  • Task 9(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Task 10(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Write a Sentence (Adjectives & Adverbs)(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Review: Pronouns & Conjunctions(Reference)
  • Task 11(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Task 12(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Write a Sentence (Pronouns & Conjunctions)(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Review: Prepositions & Articles(Reference)
  • Task 13(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Task 14(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Write a Sentence (Prepositions & Articles)(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Comprehension Check-In(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Writing Challenge(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Checklist(Reference)