Can You Tell the Difference? - Lots of things to underline here. Wouldn't a star or check mark be more effective?
Defining to Non-Defining - When you really need a comma, this is why. Commas that offset information usually indicate that it is a non‐defining clause, meaning that the sentence could be understood without that information. Make the defining sentences below non‐ defining by adding commas in the correct places. There is one sentence that cannot be changed to non‐ defining; mark that one with a star.
Detailing What You Write - No need to take up a bunch of space. Adding relative clauses to sentences can be a great way to add lots of detail to your writing without taking up a lot of space. Put that into practice here.
Fill-in-the-Blank: Relative Adverbs - Which of these 3 Ws fits the spot? There are some sentences where multiple words can jump in and almost both feel right.
Creating a Series of Questions - You will need to combine sentences to create a question. This is an awesome skill.
The Complete Reversal - Read each sentence and then split the single sentence into two sentences. This means that you will need to add a few things.
Finish the Sentence - Finish the sentences that are just started off. You will need to direct a complete thought.
Do You Know Your Stuff? - Fill in the blanks with one of the following "which," "that," "whom," "who," or "whose."
Where Is It At? - Read each sentence and underline the relative clause. Make sure you get everything in there.
Defining vs. Non-Defining - Determine what type of clause the sentence has, and write either "Defining" if the thought is defining or "Non-Defining" if it is non-defining next to each sentence.
Write & Identify - Write 7 sentences that contain our topic of conversation. Trade papers with a partner. Have them underline them and write "D" for Defining or "ND" for Non‐Defining next to each sentence.
Matching Parts - Match the sentence parts together to form a full complete thought. This is a cool one.
Combining the Sentences: Defining Moments - Combine the two sentences into one sentence that contains a defining relative clause.
Combining the Sentences: Non-Defining - Combine the two sentences into one sentence that contains a non-defining format.
Identifying Relative Clauses in Context - Read the paragraph. Write all the instances that you find on the lines below in the order that they appear in the paragraph.