This post is all about Commentary (CM) sentences.
– A CM is an Opinion.
– A CM is anything you feel, decide, or believe.
– A CM is a statement that cannot be proven true or false.
– A CM must be colored green in writing.
–Red is a better color than purple.
-Students should always do their homework.
– Avatar is the most best movie ever made.
-If you are smart, then you’ll know that when writers use words like “best,” “better,” or “should” it is probably a CM.
-This is important because being a citizen that is able to tell fact from CM is best for democracy.
1. http://www10.studyisland.com, (3rd Grade Reading Questions) October 18, 2010.
2. TS, CD, & CM are based on Jane Schaffer’s Writing Program which is a fantastic way to give new writers structure to their paragraphs and essays.