With our kids only just hitting mid-elemenary school, there haven’t been an abundance of opportunities to help them with homework as of yet. But last night our moment arrived: my son asked me to help him unscramble some sentences.
Sounds like fun, I thought. And it was!…until we got stuck on
nearly every a few of them.
After verbally trying to work through the confusion together, we decided we needed another way. We needed to see the words and physically move them around so they made sense.
Here’s what we came up with (excuse the poor photos–the battery on our regular camera died!):
Even if your child doesn’t come home with this homework assignment, it’s a great activity for your young readers and writers to order sentences. Why not think of a few of your own to try? OR, download my FREE practice page!
For PDF of unscrambled activity: