"Commas Interactive Notebook Unit"
Thorough unit with introductory lessons, examples, practice activities, writing activities and enrichment projects. From using commas to connect ideas in coordinating conjunctions to using commas to combine sentences, this unit will cover all of the standards in an engaging way. Directly tied to the 4th and 5th grade Common Core standards for punctuation and commas. Print and Go!
Using Commas to Connect Ideas in Coordinating Conjunctions
Combining Sentences with Coordinating Conjunctions
Using Commas to Separate a Series of Items in a Sentence
Creative Writing Story
Separating an Introduction With a Comma
Creative Writing Activity
Other Awesome Ways to Use Commas
Using a Comma to Set Off a Tag Question
Commas to Indicate Direct Address
Also, I've included a Comma's Enrichment Project Menu with nine creative projects that provide an opportunity for students to practice the lessons they've learned in real life writing situations.
Standards in this unit include:
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.4.2c Use a comma before a coordinating conjunction in a compound sentence.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.5.2a Use punctuation to separate items in a series.*
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.5.2b Use a comma to separate an introductory element from the rest of the sentence.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.5.2c Use a comma to set off the words yes and no (e.g., Yes, thank you), to set off a tag question from the rest of the sentence (e.g., It’s true, isn’t it?), and to indicate direct address (e.g., Is that you, Steve?).
Please check out more of my language arts resources below:
Clauses, Conjunctions, Phrases Unit
Transition Words Interactive Notebook & Enrichment Projects
Quotation Marks Interactive Notebook
Commas Interactive Notebook
Differences of Prose, Poetry & Drama
Adages and Proverbs Unit
Prepositional Phrases Unit and Projects
Sentence Fragments and Run-On Sentences Fairy Tale & Activities
Verb Unit and Projects
Verb Tense Enrichment Writing & Research Project