Core English Assessment: Grade 4

Detailed Table of Contents

This Assessment correlates to 33 lessons in the English Grammar I Course.

SENTENCE DEVELOPMENT

Topics covered include:

  • Making a Complete Sentence
  • Nouns and Verbs
  • Four Kinds of Sentences
  • Capitalization
  • Paragraph Development

CAPITALIZATION

Topics covered include:

  • Capitalize the First Word in a Sentence and the Pronoun I
  • Capitalize Proper Nouns
  • Capitalize Abbreviations, Titles of People, and Initials
  • Capitalize Titles of Books and Works
  • Capitalize the First Word in Letter Parts, Outline Topics and Poems
  • Capitalize the First Word in a Direct Quote

PUNCTUATION

Topics covered include:

  • The Use of a Period in Titles, Initials and Abbreviations
  • The Use of Quotation Marks
  • The Use of Commas in Addresses, Dates, and Letters
  • The Use of Commas in a Series of Three or More Nouns or Verbs

MORE PUNCTUATION

Topics covered include:

  • The Use of a Period in Titles, Initials and Abbreviations
  • The Use of Quotation Marks
  • The Use of Commas in Addresses, Dates, and Letters
  • The Use of Commas in a Series of Three or More Nouns or Verbs

NOUNS

Topics covered include:

  • Nouns: Proper, Singular and Plural
  • Pronouns, Subject Pronouns and Possessive Pronouns
  • Plural and Singular Possessive Nouns

VERBS, ADJECTIVES, AND ADVERBS

Topics covered include:

  • Verbs and Verb Tenses (Present, Past, Future, and Present Perfect)
  • Adjectives: Comparative, Superlative, and Ordering
  • Adverbs

WORD PARTS AND COUNTERPARTS

Topics covered include:

  • Making Contractions or Compound Words
  • Common Prefixes and Suffixes
  • Synonyms, Antonyms and Homophones

DICTIONARY AND REFERENCE MATERIALS

Topics covered include:

  • Alphabetizing and Guide Word
  • Fiction and Nonfiction Books
  • Library Card Catalog: Title, Author, and Subject
  • Using the Dictionary, Encyclopedia, Atlas, Almanac, and Other Reference Materials
  • Using the Internet as a Reference