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ENGLISH RULES1 Each day that week, they should write a new sentence for each rule. The next week, teach the next rule. Now the students will write a sentence for rules 1-3. Keep teaching new rules, and assigning all the rules learned so far. When the student has learned 6 rules, allow him/her to show more than one rule in a sentence. My kids enjoyed trying to see how few sentences they could write, but still show all the assigned rules. THE RULES and example sentences 1.. 13. 15. 16. "Please," directed the Policeman, "Stay inside your car and show me your drivers license." 17. Dad said, "When I was young, your grandfather would always say, 'Keep the shower curtain inside the tub!' ---------------------------------------------------- 18. January 20, 2001 Dear Mom, (Comma after greeting) I hope your holiday was great. Love, Dan --------------------------------------------------- 19. Mr. Acme Company (Who you are writing to) 1111. Dear Sir: (Semicolon after greeting) Sincerely, Mr. 21. 22. 23. 24. 26. 29. 30.
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