Whoops! Something went wrong.

Click here to refresh the page

Using Commas in Dialogue Practice Punctuation Writing Activity Cards

product_0
product_0
product_1
Grade Levels
Product Rating
4.0
1 rating
File Type

Compressed Zip File

Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.

2 MB|23 pages
Product Description
Using Commas in Dialogue Practice Activity

In this three part practice activity, students will practice using commas correctly in punctuating dialogue.

Part 1 is a collection of five 8.5 X 11 inches printable informational posters. The posters present information on the correct way to use commas when punctuating dialogue with speaker tags located at the beginning, middle and end of sentences.

Part 2 is a collection of twelve half page activity cards. We have included a space so the “cards” can be cut apart if you wish. These are designed to provide students with thinking practice for understanding how commas are used in punctuating dialogue. Each activity card has a sentence with dialogue. Students are to evaluate each sentence to determine who the speaker is, what the speaker’s exact words are, where the speaker tag is located in the sentence, and where the commas are located. After answering each of these questions, students are asked to use what they have learned through observing the example sentence to write a rule for comma use. We have included a key so students may self-check; however, some answers will vary.

Part 3 is a collection of five story starters. Each story starter sheet has a drawing and writing prompt. In each writing prompt, students are instructed to imagine a conversation that relates to the drawing. In writing the conversation, students will practice using dialogue with an emphasis on using commas correctly.
Please see our preview file for examples of each of the three parts of this activity.

Features:
- 12 Activity Cards
- 5 Posters
- 5 Story Starters

***************************************************************************
We value your comments. Leaving ratings and comments is a great way to earn TpT credits for future purchases.

We are always adding new things. Become one of our followers and you will be the first to know :)

This is created by Laurel Susan Studio for your personal use only. We retain the rights to this image and it is not to be mass produced or distributed. Please respect our creative property :)
Total Pages
23
Answer Key
Included
Teaching Duration
Other
Report Copyright Infringement
  • Comments & Ratings
  • Product Q & A
Loading...
$5.00
Digital Download
Add one to cart

Advertisement

Advertisement

$5.00
Digital Download
Add one to cart
Teachers Pay Teachers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign up