Connnectives tennis powerpoint (VCOP)

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This is a fun activity that most chn like. You need a bat and soft sponge ball, One child hits the ball from a volunteer bowler, the batter then collects the ball, walks quickly all the way around the classroom back to the teacher. As they are doing this the rest of the class in groups finish off the sentence from the powerpoint. They only have the time it takes the batter to get round the room. Then obviously there is the opportunity to discuss the sentences, misuse of the connective, vote best sentence etc etc. This ppt can also be easily adapted, re-used etc Topcis also included: sentence structure and punctuation.

  • Connective_tennis.ppt
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CreatedJun 18, 2008
UpdatedSep 14, 2014

35 Reviews

  • 3
    user avatarFeebee1012 years agoReport

    i am a new teacher,.... how do i download this?!

  • 4
    user avatarWarbreck2 years agoReport

    Good fun thank you!

  • 4
    user avatarRuthFish2 years agoReport

    A fun way to get the class focussed.

  • 4
    user avataranngwynn2 years agoReport

    The use of 'however' in the first slide is incorrect. 'However' usually begins a sentence and when it doesn't it takes this form: The workers were paid, however badly they had performed.

  • 5
    user avatarhsouth3 years agoReport

    Fun and engaging!

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