OK.3.W. Writing/Grammar/Usage and Mechanics - The student will express ideas effectively in written modes for a variety of purposes and audiences.
3.W.3: Grammar/Usage and Mechanics - The student will demonstrate appropriate practices in writing by applying standard English conventions to the revising and editing stages of writing.
3.W.3:1. Grammar/Usage: Students are expected to recognize and correctly use nouns, pronouns, verbs, adjectives, adverbs, conjunctions, and contractions in their writing.
3.W.3:1.a. Singular, plural, and possessive forms of nouns
3.W.3:1.b. Common and proper nouns
3.W.3:2. Mechanics: Students are expected to demonstrate appropriate language mechanics in writing.
3.W.3:2.a. Correctly capitalize geographical names, holidays, dates, proper nouns, book titles, titles of respect, sentences, and quotations.
3.W.3:3. Punctuation: Students are expected to demonstrate appropriate punctuation in writing.
3.W.3:3.d. Apostrophes in contractions and possessives