Diagramming SentencesTake out diagrams from Wednesday
Practice• Diagram the following sentences on your own.1. Ashley quickly kicked the ball.2. Matthew drew a colorful picture.3. Nathan yelled loudly.4. Andrew ran quickly.5. Kaitlyn gave her a present.6. Kristen rode the horse.7. Craig jumped abruptly.8. Paige studied intently.9. Kelly spike the ball.10. Brianne has a little brother.11. Kali has a little sister.12. Taylor borrowed my yellow pencil.13. Lily asked a question.14. Madison forgot her glasses.
Compare/Contrast Essay• Take out paragraphs• Finish• Share
Diagramming Sentences• Write 2 sentences on your own which contain: – A subject – Verb – 1 Adjective – 1 Adverb – Direct Object• THEN, diagram those sentences
Backwards Diagrams• Share diagrams with partners• Can you tell what the original sentence was???• Try backwards diagramming
New Steps• Predicate Nouns and Adjectives• Indirect Objects
Predicate nouns and predicate adjectives follow theverb and are separated from the verb by a slanted line. The glacier is not really dangerous. glacier is dangerous Josiah Budnick is a brilliant professor. Josiah Budnick is professor
Indirect objects are arranged under the main sentence line. Professor Higgins gave her students two projects. Professor Higgins gave projects students
With compound subjects and predicates, the sentence diagrambegins to branch out. The professor and her colleagues are studying glaciers and avalanches. professor glaciers are studying and and colleagues avalanches
Compound verbs are put on branches in a similar fashion. The professor and her colleagues are studying and classifying glaciers. professor are studying glaciers and and colleagues classifying
Practice• Sally and Tim went to the store.• Sally runs and jumps.• The shoes are sparkly.• Those tomatoes are fruits.