Sentence Combining with Simple Wikipedia
1 Compare and Contrast
1. Compare an entry in Simple English Wikipedia vs. regular Wikipedia.
2. Have students determine the differences between the two: syntax, diction, etc.
2 Sentence Combine
1. Students use https://readability-score.com/ to insert the original entry and then the entry they made and notice the differences in readability scores.
2. Challenge students to increase their score by an additional amount to see how diction or syntax can change the reading levels