As you know, an introductory phrase sets the stage for the rest of the sentence. Use this resource to teach your students how to use introductory phrases as they cite text evidence when making predictions.
Comma After an Introductory Phrase or Clause Resources
Show your students how to give extra information by using an introductory clause to make their sentence a complete thought relevant to what they are writing. Proper use of commas allow your students to develop their own voice in writing, and will make their writing more fluid and comprehensive. Have more comma fun with these using commas to indicate direct address resources.