Embedding Quotes Worksheets

Related ELA Standard: L.5.1

Core Standard

A quote is a repeat or echo of what some else said in a speech. Quotes can help people use evidence that is presented from authoritative sources and figures to help them substantiate a position or pull together a series of positions to make a solid argument about a well-defined point that they may have. The concept of embedding a quote is used for the purpose of position something someone else said into the thoughts of your own writing. We embed quotes for many different reasons while will are substantiating our points within our own writing, most often you will find that the point is hammer home an idea or concept that the author finds to be important. This selection of worksheets will do a great job at helping your students to learn how a quote can make or break their position within a written composition.