|KISS Grammar Workbooks||2004 North Carolina Trainer Manual|
Sample TA - 5 -- A New School
When I tried something new, it was coming to this school. We moved from
Florida, just because of my mom's job. At first I was scared. Now I really like it
here. I also went to other schools. Now I'm used to moving. That is why now I
am used to moving places. And in the summer I will be trying something new too.
I will be going to summer camp. But I think that is getting off topic. Now I really
like this school. And that is when I tried something new. That is all I have to say
Use the table to make a graph of the number
of words in each of the first thirteen main clauses. Use one column for
each main clause. If a sentence has one main clause, or if the main clause
is the first in a sentence, for each word in the clause color one block
in its column blue. If a main clause is the second (or later) in a compound
sentence, color the blocks light blue.