L.6.2a

Use punctuation (commas, parentheses, dashes) to set off nonrestrictive/parenthetical elements.*

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Understanding the Comma
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This lesson opens with a brief introduction to the history of punctuation. Seven basic rules for using the comma correctly are presented and explained through humorous examples and illustrations. The original song, "Throw a Comma Down,"completes the ... [more]
Found by grazianione in L.6.2a
August 11, 2009 at 12:48 PM
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Ages: 12 - 15
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Appositives and Punctuation
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This teacher-created video contains an instructor defining appositives and explaining punctuation of appositives.  Examples are shown on a white board.  Restrictive and nonrestrictive appositives are defined, and punctuation of both is explained. (08... [more]
Found by grazianione in L.6.2a
August 14, 2009 at 09:37 AM
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Ages: 8 - 18
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How To Use Parentheses And Square Brackets
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Here is a detailed guide on how to appropriately use parentheses and Parentheses are the posh name for what most of us call brackets – they're also known as round brackets.  Improve your punctuation inventory with this helpful guide.
Found by tinag1974 in L.6.2a
June 3, 2010 at 04:15 PM
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Ages: 12 - 18
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When to Use a Dash versus When to Use a Comma
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Use a dash in a sentence to set off parenthetical information and provide emphasis. Commas can also be used to set off parenthetical information, but they do not generally bring as much attention to the information. Use commas to rename a nearby noun... [more]
Found by grazianione in L.6.2a
August 11, 2009 at 12:57 PM
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Ages: 13 - 18
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SAT - Comma Splices
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This video by Brightstorm teaches the learner about comma splices.  It defines a comma splice and shows the 3 ways of correcting a comma splice. (04:10)
Found by Mrs Jefferies in L.6.2a
October 29, 2011 at 11:52 PM
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Ages: 12 - 18
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Scooby-Doo Explains Participles and Participial Phrases
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This is a video created for the classroom to introduce participles and participial phrases.  Scooby-Doo clips are shown to introduce participles and participial phrases.  Past participles endings and present participle endings are discussed. (02:05)
Found by grazianione in L.6.2a
February 9, 2010 at 11:56 AM
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Ages: 12 - 18
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What Is a Participial Phrase?
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This short video explains what participles are and how they are used as participial phrases.  Present and past participles are discusses.  The instructor states that participial phrases modify nouns and pronouns. (01:16)
Found by CKR11 in L.6.2a
February 12, 2010 at 02:50 PM
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Participial Phrases Set Off by Commas
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In this video, the instructor explains what participial phrases are and provides examples of sentences with participial phrases.  In his explanation, he also addresses clauses.  (04:58)
Found by CKR11 in L.6.2a
February 12, 2010 at 02:37 PM
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When to Use a Dash
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Dashes are used in sentences to set off parenthetical material, to prepare for a shift in tone or to provide emphasis. Avoid overusing dashes in writing, as they make the writing seem choppy. (01:08)
Found by grazianione in L.6.2a
August 11, 2009 at 10:44 AM
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Fixing Run On Sentences in Essays
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Fixing Run On Sentences in Essays. Part of the series: How to Write an Essay. Learn how to fix run on sentences in essays in this free video on writing essays.
Found by Anonymous in L.6.2a
November 18, 2009 at 03:20 PM
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