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Grammar - PUNCTUATION RULES! Task Cards & Activities Distance Learning

Grade Levels
6th - 12th, Homeschool
Formats Included
  • PPTX
22 pages
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Between Tweets, Facebook status updates, Pinning, Texting and various other sites limiting characters, students are forgetting how to properly punctuate their longer writing pieces. Whether Distance Learning or Classroom Learning, PUNCTUATION RULES! Task Cards & Activities, will enable Middle School and High School students to improve their Language and Writing knowledge and skills.

This 20-page packet includes

~detailed Teacher Notes

~Rules for End Mark Insight, Comma Sense, Colon/Semi-Colon Credibility, Quotation Mark Quality, and Grasping Apostrophes and Dashes

~8 Task Cards for each of these 5 categories

~ Blank Task Card Student Response Forms* added from my ELA-DIGITAL-STUDENT-RESPONSE-FORMS-DISTANCE-CLASSROOM-LEARNING-5825442 product.

~1 Task Cards-Punctuation Review Activity with a Part 2 Writing segment

~Answer Keys for all Task Cards

~2 Alternative Activities: Fill-It-In! a MadLib-type of challenge- with an Answer Key, and Proofreading Pride- a Three-Step Correction Format for students to use with any graded and non-graded writing piece- with specific directions.

The rules on pages 3-6 and the Three-Step Correction Format on pages 19-20 make PUNCTUATION RULES a multi-school year tool.

Aligned with Common Core Standards and Bloom's Taxonomy, PUNCTUATION RULES! will empower students to show that proper punctuation does, indeed, RULE!

As always, this activity- PDF version- may be downloaded and printed for classroom use. Also, an Easel Activity is ready to be used for Google Classroom. Teachers may choose to add an interactive layer of their own for digital use by clicking on the red "Use as a Buyer" rectangle on the product's page.

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Check out ELA-DIGITAL-STUDENT-RESPONSE-FORMS-DISTANCE-CLASSROOM-LEARNING-5825442 These are terrific for Distance Learning or brick and mortar classrooms, since they offer digital or ready-to-print forms and graphic organizers for reading, writing, thinking, speaking, and listening. For Teacher Notes- be sure to read pages 2, 3, 17, 22, 27, 43, 65, and 71

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Total Pages
22 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
1 Year
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Acquire and use accurately a range of general academic and domain-specific words and phrases sufficient for reading, writing, speaking, and listening at the college and career readiness level; demonstrate independence in gathering vocabulary knowledge when encountering an unknown term important to comprehension or expression.
Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words and phrases by using context clues, analyzing meaningful word parts, and consulting general and specialized reference materials, as appropriate.
Apply knowledge of language to understand how language functions in different contexts, to make effective choices for meaning or style, and to comprehend more fully when reading or listening.
Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English capitalization, punctuation, and spelling when writing.
Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking.


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