Grammar

ELAGSE1L2: Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English capitalization, punctuation, and spelling when writing.

Essential Question: How can I determine when a capital letter is needed? 

Students will be learning to identify special names, places, dates, and holidays in a sentence. They will also determine which of these words need a capital letter.

Example: 

Identify the words that need a capital letter in the sentences below. 

1. the dog is big.

2. my birthday is in may.

 

ELAGSE1L1: Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking.

b. Use common, proper, and possessive nouns.

Essential Question: How can I identify a noun? 

Students will be learning to identify common nouns. 

 

Our main focus this week will be to master the basic sentence structure. We will also be identifying possessive nouns within a sentence.