Ch 16: PARCC ELA - Grade 10: Punctuation

About This Chapter

Through this chapter, you can begin to understand the basic principles behind punctuation. Made up of video lessons and self-assessing quizzes, the chapter will help get you ready for the PARCC ELA- Grade 10 Punctuation exam.

PARCC ELA - Grade 10: Punctuation - Chapter Summary

The lessons within this chapter will help you gain a solid understanding of punctuation and its correct use. Study in order to successfully pass the PARCC ELA- Grade 10 Punctuation exam. Basic punctuation rules are the focal point of the chapter. The videos will give you visual explanations of the information covered, which includes:

  • Proper use of commas
  • Comma rules
  • Avoiding comma mistakes
  • Determining when to use colons, semicolons and periods
  • Parentheses and dashes
  • The use of hyphens, brackets, ellipses and quotation marks

Skilled and experienced instructors who know what it takes to pass this portion of the exam teach these lessons. The way these concepts are taught are engaging and informative. This will lead to an increased understanding of punctuation rules.

PARCC ELA - Grade 10: Punctuation Chapter Objectives

The PARCC ELA- Grade 10 Punctuation exam assesses students on subjects such as general punctuation rules. It will determine if you are prepared for college-level and career-level writing. The lessons that are found within the punctuation chapter are part of the English language arts/literacy tests portion of the PARCC annual exam, which is composed of 4 modules. The self-tested quizzes that are offered after each video lesson give you the opportunity to practice the test-taking skills that are needed for the questions on the PARCC ELA exam.

The PARCC ELA test is made up of reading passages, writing portions and questions that will measure how well you can read and write. The modules within the ELA exam will require you to have basic knowledge of proper punctuation rules. In order to write essays that exhibit high levels of performance, mastering basic punctuation rules are necessary.

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