Use punctuation to indicate a pause or a break
I can use punctuation to indicate a pause or a break.
Recognize and name end punctuation
I can recognize, name, and use end punctuation.
Features of a sentence: End punctuation
I can choose correct punctuation to complete sentences.
Punctuating nonrestrictive elements
I can use punctuation to set off nonrestrictive elements.
Writing dialogue tags
I can use dialogue in my writing by inserting correct quotations and punctuation
Strengthen writing by editing and revising
I can revise and edit my writing with help from an adult or peer.
Ask and answer questions about informational text
I can quote the informational text as evidence to support my inferences.
Revise and edit with the stronger and clearer method
I can strengthen my writing by using the "stronger and clearer" method.
ARMS and CUPS to revise and edit
I can use a checklist to revise and edit writing pieces.
Apostrophe to form frequently occurring possessives
I can use apostrophes to show possession in nouns.
I can use ellipses correctly.
Citing text and speech with commas and quotation marks
I can use quotation marks and commas to mark quotes.
Commas, colons, and semicolons in a series
I can punctuate items in a series using commas, colons, and semicolons.
I can produce complex sentences.
I can correctly use dialogue in a story.
I can choose among simple, compound, complex, and compound-complex sentences.