Topic: Comma Rules in Dates, Addresses and Titles

Homework:

  • Task #1: Review video
  • Task #2: Take Quia Quiz
http://www.ewritingworkshop.com/home/compose-sentences/Commas/comma-lesson-2

In-Class Activity:

  • Students who did not take quiz will review the video and take quiz in class before joining groups
  • Teacher will review commonly missed quiz questions with class
  • Students will then work together to write a courtroom transcript from a given scenario about a stolen dog. The transcript must include at least three examples of each comma rule addressed in this section.
  • Students will share dialogs as time permits
  • Assessment: Dialog with correct comma usage. Although they can work in groups of up to 4 to write story, each student must submit a transcript and circle each use of commas.