Syntax

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Syntax refers to the grammatical arrangements of words and phrases to create and comprehend sentences, paragraphs, and written products. CLAVES approaches syntax instruction with three major goals: 1) teaching the building blocks of grammar; 2) enhancing students’ metalinguistic awareness of how syntax works; and 3) facilitate text comprehension. The table below shows the syntax focus for each CLAVES unit.

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