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Ch 3: SBA ELA - Grades 6-8: Comma Rules

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Let us give your student a quick review of using commas in this primer preparing them for the SBA Grades 6-8 ELA assessment. Give your student realistic practice answering questions about comma usage as they take the lesson quizzes and chapter test.

SBA ELA - Grades 6-8: Comma Rules - Chapter Summary

Preparing for the Smarter Balanced Assessments (SBA) in 6th - 8th Grade English Language Arts (ELA) is made incredibly simple in these lessons reviewing comma usage rules and purposes. This chapter will help your student in both composition and editing text, both of which will be assessed during the SBA for ELA. Have your student take just a few minutes out of their afternoon to review each video to learn more about:

  • Using commas to avoid confusion
  • Avoiding common comma mistakes
  • Identifying coordinating and correlative conjunctions

Each video is less than 10 minutes long and includes a top-notch lesson accompanied by entertaining graphics. The lessons use real-life examples, getting your student ready for the application-focused SBA. Either take the chapter test in class or assign it as homework to give your students practice in multiple-choice questions about comma usage.

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