Sentences Start with a Capital, Too!

Contributor: Melissa LaRusso. Lesson ID: 11492

doeS tHIs SEntenCe look KiNda fuNNY? It doesn't look like sentences you usually see, does it? Do you know why? Learn how to capitalize a sentence and find the right letters in a sentence with a game!


Grammar, Grammar

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

Lesson Plan - Get It!


it can Be diFiCult to READ a senteNCe With capiTal leTTerS in the wRong place.

In the last of the Related Lessons, found in the right-hand sidebar, you learned that proper nouns for people, places, and things begin with a capital letter.

Turn and tell your teacher or parent a name and place that begin with a capital letter.

You will return to the Where do I use capital letters? (The Quiet Creative) video that you watched in the last lesson, and begin watching the video at the beginning. The video will stop at 1:32. You will come back to this video for another lesson.

While you watch the video, look for when to use a capital letter in a sentence:


You need to begin every sentence with a capital letter. Turn and tell your teacher one reason to begin a sentence with a capital letter.

Great ideas! You are ready for some practice, so continue on to the Got It? section.

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