Have an empty chart up on the board, and each team gets 4 different colored post-it notes. Write down which color corresponded to which type of sentence on the board for them to refer to. They worked with their team to come up with unique examples of each type of sentence.
This 30 page EDITABLE power point includes an introduction to simple, compound, complex, and compound-complex sentences, as well as practice sheets. What's included in EDITABLE Power Point • Description of each sentence type • Multiple examples of each • Practice Sheet for each type of sentence • Poster for conjunction words AND subordinating conjunctions
picture perfect writing. Students find a picture from a magazine and then write the different types of sentences about the picture. I would take this up a notch for my fourth graders by having them write declarative, exclamatory, ect. sentences or even a paragraph.