Do your students forget to use commas in their written assignments? This PowerPoint presentation will give your students a fun look at the life of a comma. Each slide covers a different comma personality:
* The Marching Comma
* The Independent Comma
* The Welcome Mat Comma
* The Comma Twins
* How-Does-It-Happen Comma
* The Gossip Comma
* The Contrary Comma
* The Time and Place Comma
* The Name Comma
* The Weighty Comma
Also included is a student assessment sheet and answer key.
This activity supporst these Common Core Standards:
- CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.4.2b Use commas and quotation marks to mark direct speech and quotations from a text.
- CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.4.2c Use a comma before a coordinating conjunction in a compound sentence.