Goals: To be able to use commas to separate out parts of a sentence that are not part of the main clauses (i.e. nonessential clauses and phrases)
Opener: Get out your notes. Title this “Comma Practice 11/1.” Answer the following questions on your own, silently. When you are finished with everything you can remember, share your answers with your group and turn to your grammar handouts in your binder to make sure you have all the correct answers.
Terms and Vocabulary: see notes and assignments on vocabulary.com
Handouts in Class: Nonessential phrases and clauses worksheet
Work Assigned and Collected: