Word Hunt

February 2011
Weekly Reader News - Edition 3;2/18/2011, Vol. 80 Issue 17, p4
A classroom activity about conjunctions, which includes finding the conjunctions used within the issue and writing a paragraph with conjunctions, is presented.


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