Standards with the same topic and subject but for other grades
Form regular plural nouns orally by adding /s/ or /es/ (e.g., dog, dogs; wish, wishes).
- Conventions of Standard English
Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking.
Use frequently occurring nouns and verbs.
Use the most frequently occurring prepositions (e.g., to, from, in, out, on, off, for, of, by, with).
Use singular and plural nouns with matching verbs in basic sentences (e.g., He hops; We hop).
Use reflexive pronouns (e.g., myself, ourselves).
Use abstract nouns (e.g., childhood).
Use reciprocal pronouns correctly.
Use modal auxiliaries (e.g., can, may, must) to convey various conditions.
Use common, proper, and possessive nouns.
Use frequently occurring adjectives.