Tinker Toy Diagrams

This lesson plan makes diagramming sentences fun.  Students break sentences into their parts and then diagram them using tinker toys. Students must first recognize the parts of sentences and then can creatively & kinesthetically diagram sentences using tinker toys.

Standards & Objectives

Academic standards
GLE 0301.1.3
Demonstrate knowledge of Standard English sentence structure.
GLE 0401.1.3
Demonstrate knowledge of Standard English sentence structure.
GLE 0501.1.3
Demonstrate knowledge of Standard English sentence structure.
GLE 0601.1.3
Understand and use a variety of sentence structures.
GLE 0701.1.3
Understand and use correctly a variety of sentence structures.
GLE 0801.1.3
Understand and use correctly a variety of sentence structures.
 
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Learning objectives: 

The student will be able to diagram a sentence using Tinker Toys for the lines.
 

Lesson Variations

Blooms taxonomy level: 
Understanding

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