A CARP PIE Improving writing by varying sentence structure

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A CARP PIE Improving writing by varying sentence structure

This mnemonic helps students to improve their writing by varying the way they begin sentences; varying punctuation; and using relative pronouns. It also helps to reduce overuse of compound sentences. More commonly known as A CRAPPIE among the students; it can be effective in any subject; not just English.

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June 2018
Spelling ...emphasize? The elipsis example has only one dash shown...not two
March 2018
Thank you for sharing. I will try this next term.
March 2018
I like this! Will definately try it 🤗
December 2017
Very interesting. .great resource
October 2017
I will definitely use this in class. Thank you
June 2017
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November 2013
Helpful for students and simply having a copy can benefit them.
January 2013
I love this! An easy way to help improve some of the writing skills!
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January 2012
Thanks. This sorts out AF5 teaching!
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October 2011
Spot on! Will use this time and time again.
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June 2010
Brilliant resource - thanks!
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April 2010
Very useful. Thank you for your hard work.
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May 2009
<br/>Very useful and I shall be using this with my students.
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November 2006
I have adapted it for use with the interactive whiteboard and find it to be a really good review platform. Thanks for the effort!
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November 2006
Extremely useful. Thank you. (But your elipses example does not contain missing words!)