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Use Capital Letters 2

In this worksheet, students practise using capital and lower case letters.

'Use Capital Letters 2' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 1

Curriculum topic:   Writing: Vocabulary, Grammar and Punctuation

Curriculum subtopic:   Use Capital Letters

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

All the letters of the alphabet can be written either as capital letters or lower case letters.

 

 

When we write words it is important not to mix up capital letters and lower case letters.

 

In this worksheet you can practise writing words in capitals or lower case letters and sorting out mixed up words.

Look at this word and decide whether it is in capital letters or lower case letters.

 

dog

capital letters

lower case letters

Look at this word and decide whether it is in capital letters or lower case letters.

 

HORSE

capital letters

lower case letters

Look at this word and decide whether it is in capital letters or lower case letters.

 

HAMSTER

capital letters

lower case letters

Look at the word below. It is in lower case letters. Type it out again in capital letters.

 

parrot

Look at the word below. It is in lower case letters. Type it out again in capital letters.

 

zebra

Look at the word below. It is in capital letters. Type it out again in lower case letters.

 

SNAKE

Look at the word below. It is meant to be written in lower case letters but one letter is a capital letter by mistake. Which letter is wrong?

 

elepHant

e

l

p

H

t

Which letter is wrong this time?

 

monkeY

m

o

n

e

Y

This time the word should be in capital letters but one letter is a lower case letter by mistake. Which one is it?

 

GIRaFFE

G

R

a

F

E

Which letter is wrong this time?

 

DOLPHIn

D

L

P

H

n

  • Question 1

Look at this word and decide whether it is in capital letters or lower case letters.

 

dog

CORRECT ANSWER
lower case letters
EDDIE SAYS
This word is written all in lower case letters. Now give the next question a try.
  • Question 2

Look at this word and decide whether it is in capital letters or lower case letters.

 

HORSE

CORRECT ANSWER
capital letters
EDDIE SAYS
How did you get on? This word is written in capital letters. It looks bigger and stands out more.
  • Question 3

Look at this word and decide whether it is in capital letters or lower case letters.

 

HAMSTER

CORRECT ANSWER
capital letters
EDDIE SAYS
Did you get it right? This word is written in capital letters.
  • Question 4

Look at the word below. It is in lower case letters. Type it out again in capital letters.

 

parrot

CORRECT ANSWER
PARROT
EDDIE SAYS
When writing capital letters using a computer you need to make sure that your caps lock is on. Keep up the good effort.
  • Question 5

Look at the word below. It is in lower case letters. Type it out again in capital letters.

 

zebra

CORRECT ANSWER
ZEBRA
EDDIE SAYS
Again here you need to make sure that your caps lock is on when typing in capital letters. Give the next question a try.
  • Question 6

Look at the word below. It is in capital letters. Type it out again in lower case letters.

 

SNAKE

CORRECT ANSWER
snake
EDDIE SAYS
Did you make sure that all the letters were lower case? You can do this!
  • Question 7

Look at the word below. It is meant to be written in lower case letters but one letter is a capital letter by mistake. Which letter is wrong?

 

elepHant

CORRECT ANSWER
H
EDDIE SAYS
How did you get on? The 'H' is the only capital letter in the word. It should have been written in lower case like this 'h'. Keep it up superstar!
  • Question 8

Which letter is wrong this time?

 

monkeY

CORRECT ANSWER
Y
EDDIE SAYS
Have you got the hang of this now? 'Y' is the capital letter. It should have been written in lower case like this 'y'.
  • Question 9

This time the word should be in capital letters but one letter is a lower case letter by mistake. Which one is it?

 

GIRaFFE

CORRECT ANSWER
a
EDDIE SAYS
Did you find the correct letter? The 'a' is written as lower case. The capital letter for 'a' should be written like this 'A'.
  • Question 10

Which letter is wrong this time?

 

DOLPHIn

CORRECT ANSWER
n
EDDIE SAYS
Great effort! The 'n' is incorrect because all the other letters are written in capitals whereas the 'n' is lower case.
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