Types of Sentences

What types of sentence is this? You’ll find out in this BrainPOP movie, where Tim and Moby will introduce you to the four sentence types in the English language! You’ll learn which type of sentences makes a statement, which asks a question, which expresses a command, and which conveys strong emotion. Plus, you’ll find out what type of punctuation ends each sentence type and how changing the punctuation mark can alter the tone of the sentence. Improve your reading and writing as you learn how types of sentence vary depending on what the writer is trying to express. Choose your sentences with care!

1.1.5 Commands (Imperatives) Lesson Plan

In this commands lesson for the animated ESL / ELL movie "Run! Don't Stop!", K-8 students act out and write commands, and use the expression "let’s + verb". This lesson plan is aligned to Common Core State Standards.  See more »

1.1.3 Be (Questions) Lesson Plan

In this lesson for the animated ESL / ELL movie "Who is a Magician?", K-8 students construct questions using the present affirmative of the verb to be. This lesson plan is aligned to Common Core State Standards.  See more »

Grammar Games Lesson Plan: The Importance of Correct Grammar in Everyday Life

Lesson Plan Summary In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-12, students use BrainPOP and BrainPOP Jr. resources to explore the importance of correct grammar in real-life scenarios. Students will identify and analyze basic developmentally-appropriate grammar rules and create an ongoing review game to reinforce grammar skills for the class. This lesson plan is aligned to Common Core State Standards.  See more »

Types of Sentences Background Information for Teachers and Parents

This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about types of sentences, including statements, questions, exclamations, and commands. The information is designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. movie Types of Sentences. It explains the type of content covered in the movie, provides ideas for how teachers and parents can develop related understandings, and suggests how other BrainPOP Jr. resources can be used to scaffold and extend student learning.  See more »

Types of Sentences Activities for Kids

In this set of activities adaptable for grades K-3, parents and educators will find ideas for teaching about types of sentences, such as exclamatory, questions, and declarative sentences. These activities are designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. Types of Sentences topic page, which includes a movie, quizzes, online games, printable activities, and more. See more »