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Hyphens & Dashes

Hyphens and Dashes  (03:56) Learn what hyphens and dashes are and when to use them! Quiz | Activity | FYI | Q&A (533) Page Views...

Types of Sentences

Brainpop Types of Sentences  (01:37) – Video An explanation of declarative, imperative, interrogatory, and exclamatory sentences. Quiz | Activity | FYI | Experiment | Q&A   WORKSHEET The Worksheet Place – How to use periods, question marks, & exclamation points. The Worksheet Place – Punctuation Tests (584) Page Views...

Semicolons

Semicolons  (03:36) Be more than semi-knowledgeable about semicolons! Quiz | Activity | FYI | Q&A (450) Page Views...

Interjection

Brainpop Interjections  (01:56) – Video Learn what interjections are, and how they are used in writing and speech! Quiz | Activity | FYI | Experiment | Time Line | Q&A (483) Page Views...

Colon

Brainpop Colons   (03:19) – Video Who knew two little dots could be so useful? Quiz | Activity | FYI | Q&A   WORKSHEETS: The Worksheet Place – Colon   (481) Page Views...

Quotation Marks

Brainpop Punctuation  (02:32)  – Video Learn about how punctuation helps you, um, punctuate sentences! Quiz | Activity | FYI | Q&A   Quotation Marks Worksheet  key   (488) Page Views...

Comma

Brainpop Punctuation  (02:32) – Video Learn about how punctuation helps you, um, punctuate sentences! Quiz | Activity | FYI | Q&A   Brainpop Run-On Sentences  (02:07) Video What exactly is a run-on sentence? Find out in this movie! Quiz | Activity | FYI | Experiment | Time Line | Q&A   WORKSHEETS Comma Worksheet 1 key Comma Continue Reading...

Apostrophe Rules

  LESSONS & RULES Apostrophe Rules (all forms) Possessive Apostrophe Rules   WORKSHEET Apostrophe Worksheet 1 key Apostrophe Worksheet 2 key Possessive Apostrophe Worksheet 1 key Possessive Apostrophe Worksheet 2 key Possessive Apostrophe Worksheet 3 key   The Worksheet Place – Apostrophe worksheet   (386) Page Views...

Simple Punctuation Rules, Practice & Tests

    LESSONS & RULES Simple Punctuation Rules Comma Rules Apostrophe Rules (all forms) Possessive Apostrophe Rules The ‘S Problem Direct Quotation Rules Punctuating Independent and Dependent Clauses The Worksheet Place – Punctuating Rules   WORKSHEETS The Worksheet Place – Period, Exclamation and Question Marks The Worksheet Place – Editing Practice Worksheets The Worksheet Place Continue Reading...

Rules of Capitalization

Rules of Capitalization; Links & Worksheets [tab name=”Rule of Capitalization”] RULES OF CAPTIALIZATION Always use CAPITAL LETTERS for… …the word “I” …the first word of every sentence …Title of a name …abbreviations & initial in a name …proper nouns such as… Cities, states, countries Lakes, rivers, oceans Names of people from particular countries Particular people Continue Reading...