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Types of Sentences According to Use 45 minutes Roselyn Mae Lanuzo

I. Objectives
At the end of the lesson the students should be able to:

1. Classify sentences according to their uses.

2. Construct declarative, interrogative, imperative, and exclamatory sentences.
3. Read sentences correctly and clearly with expressions.
4. Show teamwork and cooperation through participating in a group activity.

II. Contents
Topic References Materials

Different Types of Sentence According Grammar and Composition 4 by Visual Aids, Charts, Flash Cards, Pictures,
to Structure Prentice Hall Name Tags

Proficiency in English 8 by Simeon


A. Learning Activities
Teachers Activity Students Activity

Good Morning Class... Good Morning Maam!

Let us pray first... (One Student will lead the Prayer)

(Checking of Attendance) (Students will tell whos absent for the day)

So hows your day? Is it good so far? It was great Maam!

Thats good to know. So, are you to discuss our new topic today? Yes Maam!

Okay thats good, so lets begin this with a group activity! Are you ready? Yes Maam!

Group Activity:
The students will be divided in to four; each group will be given pieces of paper with words
written on them. They will be asked to arrange the words in order to make a sentence.
They will come up with the following sentences:

1. Philippines is rich in natural resources.

2. When did you go visit the white island?
3. Please give the certificate.
4. I cant believe it! We won!
Teacher Students

Presentation (Students will give their answers)

Very nice! I am very pleased you were able to finish the task given to you. Now
lets discuss your answers. Anybody who can tell me what he/she notices with
the following sentences?

Discussion (Student will volunteer to read the first

sentence: A declarative sentence states a
Very good observation! Now, let me introduce you the four types of sentences. fact or opinion and ends with a period.)
Would someone read this sentence for me?

Thanks. Now, lets take a look at the sentence that group 1 came up with. This (Student answers: Maam, because it gives
one is a declarative sentence. Could you tell me the reason why its classified as an idea and it states a fact. It also ends with
declarative? a period)

Very good. Well said. Now, can somebody give me an example of a declarative (Students answer)

Nice answers! Now lets talk about the second type of sentence. Would (Student will volunteer to read the first
someone read the definition written on the board? sentence: An interrogative sentence asks a
question and ends with a question mark.)

Nice one and could you give me an example as well? (The student will give an example.)

Very good! Its easy to understand, right? Remember that an interrogative Yes, Maam!
sentence ends with a question mark. The sentence that group 2 came up with is
an example of it! Did you get it?

I also want to remind you that you have to read an interrogative sentence well. Yes, Maam!
You have to sound like youre really asking a question. Dont just read it as if
its a declarative sentence so you wont be misunderstood when someone listens
to you.

That is wonderful! So lets proceed to the next type of sentence which is the An imperative sentence expresses a
imperative sentence. Read the definition, ____________. request or gives a command or direction. It
also and ends with a period or exclamation

Thanks. Now, lets check the sentence that group 3 came up with. It ends with a (A student volunteers and answers: Maam,
period but that doesnt mean its a declarative sentence. Can somebody explain its because the sentence do not state a fact
the class why? an opinion. It states a request.)
Teacher Students

You got it! Perfect! Now, I want you class to give me an example of an (students volunteer to give their answers)
imperative sentence that gives an order or direction.

Oh! Well done! So, what about an imperative sentence that expresses a (students volunteer to give their answers)

Oh! I could see that you got a little confused with the imperative sentence but I (Student reads: An exclamatory sentence
am glad you were able to get its function. Nice try for those who gave their conveys emotion and ends with an
answers! Now lets discuss the last type of sentence. Exclamatory sentence. exclamation mark.)
Read the definition, ___________.

Thanks. Thats good. Now, I know youll find it very easy to understand its (students volunteer to give their answers)
function. Can somebody give me an example?

Well done, class! Do you have any questions? Any clarifications? (students says no)/(students asks questions)

Analysis (students answer)

Nice. I am pleased with your participation. Now lets have a short activity
before you take the quiz.

Using the pictures shown on the board, I want you to form different types of (students answer)
sentences according to function.

Picture 1 (student answers:

1. Declarative: Daniel Padilla is an actor.

2. Interrogative: Is he famous?
3. Imperative: Could you please give me
his phone number?
4. Exclamatory: OMG! Its I saw Daniel

Picture 2 (student answers:

1. Declarative: They are asking for

2. Interrogative: Are they lost?
3. Imperative: Would you please tell us
how to get there?
4. Exclamatory: Help! We are lost!)

Picture 3 (student answers:

1. Declarative: The team won the contest.

2. Interrogative: Did they win the contest?
3. Imperative: Lets clap our hands for the
winning team!
4. Exclamatory: Hurray! We won!)
Teacher Students

Picture 4 (student answers:

1. Declarative: She reach the mountain top.

2. Interrogative: Did she hike alone?
3. Imperative: Please take me to the
mountain top.
4. Exclamatory: At last! I reached the top!)

Generalization (students answer)

Now, class, lets remember that sentences have four functions. They can be
declarative, interrogative, imperative or exclamatory. Can you again tell me the
differences of the four?

And let us also remember the right punctuations to use when forming a

Group Activity: Make a short presentation depicting different situations. Make sure to use all
types of sentences.
Group 1: You and your friends are in a concert.
Group 2: You are lost when you meet a group of friends having fun on the road.
Group 3: A famous actress visited your village.
Group 4: Your teacher informed you about your failing marks.

Directions: Read each sentence carefully and identify their function. Write DC if it is declarative,
INC if it is interrogative, IMC if it is imperative and EC if it is Exclamatory.
1. Samar Island is known for its beautiful caves and water falls.
2. Did the organization approve her proposal?
3. Isnt her voice magnificent!
4. Its a baby boy!
5. Call the insurance agent, please.
6. Watch out for that car!
7. What harm did the delay cause?
8. Most people do enjoy taking risks.
9. Is there anything else that I can get you?
10. Keep off the grass.
Write a short narrative about your most unforgettable experience. Use at least 4 declarative, 4
imperative, 4 exclamatory and 4 interrogative sentences.