This practice guide was developed for secondary Science teachers, and is one in a series of 3 focusing on types of sentences in English, Science, and Health and Physical Education writing.

About this guide

Precision is key in scientific writing. Scientific text should be clear and concise.

This practice guide was developed for secondary Science teachers, and is one in a series of 3 focusing on types of sentences in English, Science, and Health and Physical Education writing. It builds on AERO’s simple, compound and complex sentence practice guides, offering valuable insights into analysing and providing targeted feedback on your students' sentence structure, grammar and punctuation.

Whether you're an experienced teacher or new to the field, this practice guide is designed to enhance your ability to teach simple, compound and complex sentences in Science using annotated examples written at a Year 8 level.