Commas Between Cities and States

Contributor: Danielle Childers. Lesson ID: 10697

Mr. Comma is lost! He needs to find his spot in different addresses! Watch a video, hop around, & practice your skills, so you can show Mr. Comma where he belongs between cities, states and countries!



English / Language Arts
learning style
Kinesthetic, Visual
personality style
Grade Level
Primary (K-2)
Lesson Type
Quick Query

Lesson Plan - Get It!


Mr. Comma is lost and does not know where to go. We need your help to show him where he needs to go. Are you ready?

Commas are used in many different ways in sentences.

Today, Mr. Comma needs to find directions to a location, but he's not sure where to go. We need to show him exactly where he fits when there is an address or location given in a sentence!

Watch this Using Commas in Places video (below) to learn how to use commas when writing addresses and locations. Here's a challenge: see if you can answer the questions before the lady in the video tells you the answers! Pause the video if you need to stop and think!


Point to the commas in the locations listed below. Tell your parent or teacher which is the city name and which is the state or country name. Now, read each city and state and clap where the comma belongs:

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