Using a familiar comic to model written dialogue and practice how to correctly use quotation marks fosters a motivation for literacy and builds essential skills involved in the mechanics of writing. See full lesson plans and additional videos at www.LitDiet.org
In this Quotation Marks Packet you will find tools to assist you in teaching Quotation Marks. I have gathered components to get you started on elements of Quotation Marks. My students struggle in learning how to use Quotation Marks correctly and this has helped them in adding dialogue to their writing. Many of these components were perfect for small group, literacy stations, center work, homework, and independent work.
Dialogue Rules, Capitalization and Punctuation Bundle for Narrative Writing
Review the anchor chart for the rules of writing dialogue. Students add dialogue to cartoons and then translate the dialogue into sentences using the proper punctuation. There are 8 cartoon squares with 2 characters in each square Anchor Chart - used as the title page Recording sheet there is no answer key as each student's sentences will be different.