Wednesday, November 21, 2007

ALL CHANGE! Nov. 21st

Change the words in the sentence below as indicated. You can only change the exact word in the sequence given; after someone else has posted the next change, then you can post another change. For instance, student 1 writes #1 Subject Noun, and changes the subject noun; Student 2 writes #2 Direct Object Noun, and changes that noun. Each student only makes one change at a time and keeps to the order indicated.If you complete all 6 changes, then start making more changes again from 1 to 6. Each student should build on the changes that the previous students make.

My children watched the Santa Clause parade at the mall.

1. change the subject noun 2. change direct object noun
3. change the indirect object noun 4. change the first verb name
5. change the adjective 6. change the verb tense

9 comments:

Margaret said...

My parents watched the Santa Clause parade at the mall.

Tammy said...

My parents enjoyed the Santa Clause parade at the mall.

Veronica Baig said...

Margaret: Good.
Tammy: That's the verb, not the direct object. Do you want to try again?

Tammy said...

My parents watched the Christmas parade at the mall. :-)

Veronica Baig said...

Tammy: You have been caught in the "trap" with this answer; in this sentence, the function of "Santa Claus" is to describe the type of parade! Do you want to try again?

Tammy said...

My parents watched the Santa Clause movie at the mall.

Thank you for your patience Veronica :-)

Veronica Baig said...

Tammy: Good change. It's by going back and thinking about these things that we learn. Most of us have to do it the hard way;-)

richard said...

3. My parents watched the Santa Clause movie on television.

Veronica Baig said...

Richard: Good change.