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capitalization rules
Essential Question:
Why do we use
capitalization in writing
?
capitalization rules
Capital letter vs. lower case letter
What are the rules ??
capitalization rulesSample capitalization test question. Indicate if the
underlined word needs capital letter or no change...
capitalization rules
Capitalize the
first letter of the first
word of a sentence.
capitalization rules
capitalize the
pronoun .
capitalization rules
Capitalize proper nouns:
o Days of the week
o Months
o Names
capitalization rules
Titles before nouns
 Doctor Brent Daigle
 President Barack Obama
 Reverend Sykes
capitalization rules
Specific places
 Stevi B’s
 Six Flags
 Acworth Park
capitalization rules
Organizations
 Boy Scouts
 Girl Scouts
 American Red Cross
capitalization rules
Companies
 Coca-Cola
 Starbucks
 McDonald’s
capitalization rules
Product Names
 Trix cereal
 Oreo cookies
 Reese’s peanut butter cups
capitalization rules
Religion
 Catholic
 Methodist
 Christianity
 Muslim
capitalization rules
Languages
 Cajun French
 French
 Spanish
 English
capitalization rules
Nationalities
 American
 African-American
 Hispanic
 Korean
capitalization rules
Holidays
 Independence Day
 Labor Day
 Thanksgiving
 Chanukah
capitalization rules
Regions of the county
 the South
 the Northeast
 the West
capitalization rules
Book Titles
 Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing
 Diary of a Wimpy Kid
 Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Ta...
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  1. 1. capitalization rules Essential Question: Why do we use capitalization in writing ?
  2. 2. capitalization rules Capital letter vs. lower case letter What are the rules ??
  3. 3. capitalization rulesSample capitalization test question. Indicate if the underlined word needs capital letter or no change is necessary: Wanda wouldn’t offer her little brother a A Christmas cookie because he ate all of her B Halloween candy last october. C ANSWERS A. No change B. No change C.Capital letter, October
  4. 4. capitalization rules Capitalize the first letter of the first word of a sentence.
  5. 5. capitalization rules capitalize the pronoun .
  6. 6. capitalization rules Capitalize proper nouns: o Days of the week o Months o Names
  7. 7. capitalization rules Titles before nouns  Doctor Brent Daigle  President Barack Obama  Reverend Sykes
  8. 8. capitalization rules Specific places  Stevi B’s  Six Flags  Acworth Park
  9. 9. capitalization rules Organizations  Boy Scouts  Girl Scouts  American Red Cross
  10. 10. capitalization rules Companies  Coca-Cola  Starbucks  McDonald’s
  11. 11. capitalization rules Product Names  Trix cereal  Oreo cookies  Reese’s peanut butter cups
  12. 12. capitalization rules Religion  Catholic  Methodist  Christianity  Muslim
  13. 13. capitalization rules Languages  Cajun French  French  Spanish  English
  14. 14. capitalization rules Nationalities  American  African-American  Hispanic  Korean
  15. 15. capitalization rules Holidays  Independence Day  Labor Day  Thanksgiving  Chanukah
  16. 16. capitalization rules Regions of the county  the South  the Northeast  the West
  17. 17. capitalization rules Book Titles  Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing  Diary of a Wimpy Kid  Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Tale

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