Our Capitalizing Dates and Names lesson plan teaches students how to properly capitalize dates and names. During this lesson, students are asked to complete an acrostic poem using only words that are supposed to be capitalized. Students are also asked to read example sentences and circle the words that must begin with a capital letter, demonstrating their understanding of the lesson material.
At the end of the lesson, students will be able to correctly capitalize dates, including days of the week, months, and proper names of people.
Common Core State Standards: CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.L.1.2.A