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.2.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 collective nouns.
Form and use frequently occurring irregular plural nouns.
Use reflexive pronouns such as myself and ourselves.
Form and use the past tense of frequently occurring irregular verbs.
Use adjectives and adverbs correctly.
Produce, expand, and rearrange simple and compound sentences.
Use common coordinating conjunctions.
Capitalize holidays, product names, and geographic names.
Use commas in the greeting and closing of a letter.
Use an apostrophe to form contractions and frequently occurring possessives.
With prompting and support, link sentences into a simple, cohesive paragraph with a main idea or topic.