Academic Standard

Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage when speaking and conventions of standard English grammar and usage, including capitalization and punctuation, when writing.
Initiative: 
Tennessee State Standards
Framework: 
English/Language Arts
Type: 
Standard
Code: 
TSS.ELA.1.FL.SC.6
Grade range: 
No grade range
Groupings:
Cornerstone = Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage when speaking and conventions of standard English grammar and usage, including capitalization and...
 
Elements within this Standard
 
Component
Use common, proper, and possessive nouns.
Use singular and plural nouns with correct verbs in basic sentences.
Use personal, possessive, and indefinite pronouns.
Use verbs to convey a sense of past, present, and future.
Use frequently occurring adjectives.
Use frequently occurring conjunctions.
Use articles and demonstratives.
Use frequently occurring prepositions such as during, beyond, and toward.
Produce and expand simple and compound declarative, interrogative, imperative, and exclamatory sentences in response to prompts.
Capitalize names of people and dates.
End sentences with correct punctuation.
Use commas in dates and to separate single words in a series.