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    • Mary McGrath

      Expanding sentences. I've used a rubber band, stretching it each time we expand the sentence until we can stretch it no more. (Add verbs, adjectives and adverbs.) - Re-pinned by #PediaStaff. Visit for all our pediatric therapy pins

    • Liz Ringer

      Expanding sentences. Use a rubber band, stretching it each time we expand the sentence until you can stretch it no more. (Add verbs, adjectives and adverbs.)

    • Erica Lawson Scott

      Expanding sentences. Great idea! 4th grade writing test is coming up...

    • Samuel Hudi

      Modifying this to combat the simple sentence in middle school writing.

    • Gloria Custodio

      Super sentences- building sentence fluency and expanding sentences

    • Alyssa Kaye

      Language Arts Expanding Sentences Activity :)

    • Lauren Kvalstad

      Expanding sentences into a SUPER sentence

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