# Capitalization: First Words & 'I'— Let's Practice!

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Capitalization: First Words & 'I'— Let's Practice!
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## Basics on the topicCapitalization: First Words & 'I'— Let's Practice!

Let Goopaw help you practice capitalizing first words and the pronoun "I".

### TranscriptCapitalization: First Words & 'I'— Let's Practice!

Goopaw says get ready to practice, "Capitalization: First Words and ." Capitalization is when we write a letter in its uppercase, or bigger, form. In kindergarten, we know that we need to capitalize the FIRST letter in a sentence and the letter I when we write about ourselves. Let's look at these next sentences and see which letters we need to capitalize! Here is the first... sentence. I sit up. Which letter do we need to capitalize? I because it is the firtletter in the sentence and we are talking about ourselves! Let's look at another... sentence. a jet can fly. Which letter do we need to capitalize? A because it is the first letter in the sentence. Here is the next sentence. let the dog run. Which letter do we need to capitalize? L because it is the first letter in the sentence. Now, try this sentence. Can I mix it? Which letter do we need to capitalize? I because we are writing about ourselves. The first letter in the sentence C is already capitalized. Here's the last sentence. The bag and I are wet. Which letters do we need to capitalize? T because it is the first letter in the sentence and I because we are talking about ourselves too! See you next time!

## Capitalization: First Words & 'I'— Let's Practice! exercise

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• ### Help Goopaw capitalize the letters.

Hints

Capitalization is when you write a letter in its uppercase or bigger form.

You capitalize the first letter of the sentence and when you are talking about yourself.

Solution
• The cat ran fast.
• Can I play with you?
• I want a dog.
• Do you like cake?
• ### Which letter is it?

Hints

Capitalization is when you write a letter in its uppercase or bigger form.

Here are examples of uppercase or capital letters in words:

• I
• The

Solution
• Can I read a book?
• The bird flew high.
• Can we go to the store?
• Let the dog play.
• ### Complete the sentences.

Hints

Capitalization is when you write a letter in its uppercase or bigger form.

Here are examples of uppercase or capital letters used in words:

• The girl ran fast.
• He is hungry.

Solution
• Am I late?
• I can run fast.
• Can I eat a snack?
• ### Uppercase and lowercase challenge.

Hints

Capitalization is when you write a letter in its uppercase or bigger form.

Here are examples of capital letters:

• M
• K
Here are examples of lowercase letters:
• i
• b

Solution

Lowercase letters in uppercase form or capitalised:

• X
• B
• M
• D
Uppercase or capital letters in lowercase form:
• g
• f
• a
• e

• ### Find the capital letters.

Hints

Capitalization is when you write a letter in its uppercase or bigger form.

Here are examples of uppercase or capital letters:

• I
• F

Solution

Capital letters:

• A
• R
• D
• E
• P
• G
• B

• ### More sentences.

Hints

Make sure to spell each word correctly as shown in the sentence above.

Capitalization is when you write a letter in its uppercase or bigger form.

Here is an example of an incorrect sentence:

• i like snow.
Let's write that using correct capitalization:

• I like snow.
Here is an example of a correct sentence:

• He is cold.
Let's write that the same way to practice using capitalization:

• He is cold.
Solution
• Can I go to the park?
• I picked a flower.
• He is nice.
• You are happy.