Abbreviations: Lesson for Kids


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What is an abbreviation?

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1. What must you begin the abbreviation of a month with?

2. What is the abbreviation for Boulevard?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

An abbreviation is an important tool for writing in everyday life. This quiz will test you over different abbreviations you have learned throughout the lesson.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz will test you on:

  • What it is called when a word is shorter than the original
  • How to abbreviate months
  • Abbreviations for dates and places

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet will help you practice the following skills:

  • Information recall - remember what you know about street abbreviations
  • Making connections - use your understanding of abbreviations to answer a question about how to start a month's abbreviation
  • Defining key concepts - define keywords like abbreviation and antonym

Additional Learning

To learn more, check out the lesson called Abbreviations: Lesson for kids and you'll cover the following topics:

  • The difference between an adverb, adjective and abbreviation
  • Abbreviations for days of the week
  • How state names are abbreviated