Description: Activities relating to the use of punctuation marks including comma, quotations, and hyphens. ALso discusses the use of semicolon and comma in compound sentences.
Source: Teacher's Helper: Intermediate. Feb./Mar. 2010. p.3-11.
Title: Inferences and Conclusions
Description: Exercises on developing inferences from textual and visual cues, inferring character feelings and traits, and distinguishing between facts and inferences.
Source: Teacher's Helper: Intermediate. Dec./Jan. 2009-10. p.3-11.
Title: Word Studies
Description: Activities teach students the difference between similar words. Includes exercises for homophones, homographs, multiple-meaning words, easily confused words, synonyms and antonyms.
Source: Teacher's Helper: Intermediate. April/May 2010. p.3-13.
Title: Persuasive Techniques
Description: Introduces several persuasive writing techniques including: testimonial, bandwagon, and repetition, transfer, bargain. Also includes activities for identifying and using persuasive techniques.
Source: Teacher's Helper: Intermediate. Feb./Mar. 2010. p.23-33.
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