Transition Words: Lesson for Kids


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The purpose of transition words is to _____.

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1. Showing sequence, or order of events, introducing, and demonstrating the effect of something are all examples of the different _____ of transition words.

2. Where should transition words and phrases be placed?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz will ask you why transition words are used in sentences. You'll also need to know where transition words should be placed in sentences and recognize correct examples of them.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You'll be challenged to:

  • Understand why we use transition words
  • Know what showing sequence, introducing and demonstrating are examples of
  • Know where you should place transition words and phrases
  • Choose sentences that best use transition words

Skills Practiced

The quiz helps you practice the following skills:

  • Information recall - remember what you know about the placement of transition words and phrases
  • Reading comprehension - take away the important information from the transition word lesson
  • Knowledge application - use what you know about transition words to understand why they're used

Additional Learning

If you want to learn more about this concept, review the lesson called Transition Words: Lesson for Kids. The lesson helps students:

  • Define transition words
  • Look at several examples of transition words in different categories
  • Compare a paragraph that doesn't use transition words with a paragraph that does