New York State Learning Standards and Core Curriculum
NY.5L. 5th Grade Language Standards
Conventions of Standard English
5L1. Demonstrate command of the conventions of Standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking. Core Conventions Skills for Grades 3→5:
5L1.4. Explain the function of conjunctions, prepositions, and interjections in general, as well as in particular sentences.
5L1.13. Ensure subject-verb and pronoun-antecedent agreement.
5L1.16. Produce complete sentences, recognizing and correcting inappropriate fragments and run-ons.