Washington State K–12 Learning Education Standards and Guidelines. Which Words Should Be Capitalized? In English, there are very specific rules for capitalizing words. The following categories of words should always be capitalized: Languages: French; Races: Native Americans; Nationalities: Spanish; School: Subjects Math II; Brand Names: Coca Cola; Ships: Titanic; Books: Hatchet by Gary Paulsen; Newspapers: New York Times; Magazines: Newsweek; Songs: The Star-Spangled Banner; Movies: King Kong; Abbreviations: A.M. Read More...
The resources above correspond to the standards listed below:
Washington State K–12 Learning Standards and Guidelines
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.L. College and Career Readiness Anchor Standards for Language
Conventions of Standard English
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.L.2 Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English capitalization, punctuation, and spelling when writing.
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