Grammar Assessment Assignment

Grammar Assessment
The purpose of this assignment is to (1) come to a greater awareness of writing strengths & weaknesses, and (2) create a list of grammar/sentence structure/punctuation rules that can be used as a quick reference tool.

On the due date you will submit the following:

The list you have been compiling.
A new list with the 5-6 weaknesses you have determined you most need to work on, including rules and examples.

See the following example.

Sample Grammar Assessment List:

Personal Assessment of Grammar Weaknesses

–        Punctuation

–        Agreement

–        Dangling modifiers

Grammar Diagnostic

–        Comma splices

–        Dangling modifiers

–        Agreement

38 Grammar Errors Video

–        There vs. their vs. they’re

–        Who vs. whom

–        Run on sentences

Comma Quiz

–        Comma splice

–        Semi-colon use

Who/Whom/That Quiz

-who/whom

Grammar Presentations

–        Agreement

–        Apostrophe usage

–        Dangling modifiers

Comments from Peers & Prof on Writing Assignments

–        Verb tense

–        Run on sentences

–        Agreement

Grammar Rules Quick Reference List

Agreement

Rule:

Example:

Comma Usage

Rule:

Example:

Apostrophe Usage

Rule:

Example:

Dangling Modifier

Rule:

Example:

Run on sentences

Rule:

Example: