We found 191 resources with the keyterm commas
More on Restrictive Elements and PunctuationLesson Planet
7 mins 4th - 8th
Continue your look at restrictive and non-restrictive clauses and the use of commas with Yossarian the Grammarian. Non-restrictive means that no new information is being added to your sentence, therefore commas are necessary.
English Grammar & Writing - CapitalizationLesson Planet
9 mins 1st - 3rd
Go over the basics of capitalization and when to use upper-case letters. A young woman with a whiteboard writes examples and explains. This is a good resource for ELL or ELD students due to its simplicity. One grammatical mistake is made...
How to Use Commas in English WritingLesson Planet
7 mins 1st - 5th
Four examples written on a whiteboard are reviewed in reference to comma use. Commas to link independent clauses, serial lists, two adjectives, and a dependent clause before an independent clause are all shown. The presenter walks away...
Separating Independent Clauses in Compound SentencesLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Does your class dread using semicolons? Use this resource to join two independent clauses using either a comma, semicolon, or colon. Several examples and six practice sentences are available at the bottom for learners to choose the...
Restrictive and Nonrestrictive Clauses and AppositivesLesson Planet
7th - 9th
Review restrictive and nonrestrictive clauses as well as comma usage with this three-page packet. Both types of clauses are defined, and examples are provided before grammarians attempt an 18-sentence practice opportunity. After labeling...
Combining Sentences with AppositivesLesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Give your young grammarians added practice combining sentences with appositives. Pairs of sentences are presented, and learners rewrite the second sentence adding it to the first using commas, appositives, or an appositive phrase.
Test Review Sheet: Irony, Comma Rules, and Sentence Variety,Lesson Planet
7th - 9th
Covering vocabulary, literary analysis, and grammar, this learning exercise would be a great study guide or homework assignment for an eighth-grade Language Arts class. Though the five stories by Edgar Allan Poe, O. Henry, and Oscar...
Using Commas in SentencesLesson Planet
3rd - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Young editors can practice comma usage with a discrete skill worksheet. At the top of the page, rules are summarized and examples are provided. Learners then rewrite five unpunctuated sentences and include commas as needed. In the final...
Using Commas with Coordinating ConjunctionsLesson Planet
3rd - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
Teach your kids about FANBOYS! Coordinating conjunctions, or FANBOYS, join two independent clauses to make a compound sentence, but don't forget the comma! Review this popular comma rule, and give your learners this short worksheet. An...