Mechele Barrow, Ms. Barrow's Second Grade Class
West Blocton Elementary School, Bibb County School District
This podcast contains a video of students abbreviating the month January. Examples are shown on how to abbreviate months of the year and days of the week. Students focused on abbreviations having capital letters and ending with a period. Students also define abbreviations as shorter forms of the words.
Content Areas: English/Language Arts
Alabama Course of Study Alignments and/or Professional Development Standard Alignments:
[ELA] (2) 9: Demonstrate correct use of question marks and capitalization of names, months, days of the week, and holidays in written expression.
[ELA2013] (2) 29: Participate in collaborative conversations with diverse partners about Grade 2 topics and texts with peers and adults in small and larger groups. [SL.2.1]
[ELA2013] (2) 34: Produce complete sentences when appropriate to task and situation in order to provide requested detail or clarification. (See Grade 2 Language standards 35 and 37 for specific expectations.) [SL.2.6]
[ELA2013] (2) 36: Demonstrate command of the conventions of Standard English capitalization, punctuation, and spelling when writing. [L.2.2]