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Rules of Thumb for Faulty Capitalization, Italics, Hyphens, and Quotation Marks
Remind your writers that not everything needs to be capitalized. Quotations should only be used for dialogue, titles of short works, and some phrases that are being emphasized. The presentation also covers some punctuation. The last two slides give sentences to practice.
2nd - 11th Language Arts 10 Views 71 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Punctuation 2: Other than Commas
Thoroughly cover the nuances of apostrophes, quotation marks, dashes, hyphens, colons, and semi-colons. Intended for higher-level English classes, the examples given pertain to tricky rules and formal language. There are no animations or engaging pictures included in this PowerPoint.
9th - Higher Ed Language Arts 5 Views 47 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Semicolons, Colons, and Hyphens
In this using semicolons, colons, and hyphens worksheet, students read about their usages and apply the information by adding them to sentences, using colons or semicolons to join groups of words in two separate columns, and choosing correct punctuation in sentences.
4th - 6th English Language Development 17 Views 125 Downloads
Hyphens and Capitalization in Headings
This is more than a worksheet, this is a full college style list of all the rules related to hyphens and capitals one would need to write excellent papers. You can use this resource to inform your own writing, or to enhance your learner's knowledge of hyphens and capitalization.
3rd Language Arts 8 Views 19 Downloads
Teaching grammar can be so difficult! Help your class master how to use hyphens correctly. The first page details different places one would use a hyphen. On the second page, learners are introduced to two practice activities. In the first, they simply identify whether the hyphen is used correctly or incorrectly in the sentence.
7th - 9th Language Arts 6 Views 20 Downloads
Hyphens, Parentheses, Brackets, and Dashes
Are your budding writers in need of a punctuation overhaul? Review the use of hyphens, parentheses, brackets, and dashes with this two-page worksheet. The first focuses solely on hyphens, while the second focuses on the remaining three types of punctuation.
6th - 9th Language Arts 3 Views 16 Downloads
Review C: Hyphens, Parentheses, Brackets, and Dashes
Everyone needs a punctuation review, especially if it's the beginning of the school year! Review the use of hyphens, parentheses, brackets, and dashes with your middle schoolers! Editors correct sentences and a complete paragraph to practice punctuating.
6th - 9th Language Arts 3 Views 13 Downloads
Punctuation Marks #2
Hyphens and dashes, parentheses and brackets are often interchanged incorrectly. First, walk your budding grammarians through the information at the top of the first page. (You may need to reword some of the explanations, as they're still kind of tricky.
7th - 9th Language Arts 9 Views 34 Downloads