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Fifth Grade (Grade 5) Colons and Semicolons Questions

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Grade 5 Colons and Semicolons
Where should a semicolon be placed in the following sentence?

Joanna was happy finally she was the pitcher of her softball team.
  1. after finally
  2. before of
  3. after happy
  4. before happy
Grade 5 Colons and Semicolons CCSS: CCRA.L.2, L.5.2, L.5.2a
Which sentence is written correctly?
  1. This is the menu for the Christmas dinner: turkey, ham, mac and cheese, and greens.
  2. This is the menu for the Christmas dinner; turkey ham mac and cheese and greens.
  3. This is the menu for the Christmas dinner - turkey, ham, mac and cheese, and greens.
  4. This is the Menu for the christmas dinner: turkey, ham, mac and cheese and greens.
Grade 5 Colons and Semicolons CCSS: CCRA.L.2, L.5.2
Which of the following sentences uses a colon correctly?
  1. For his birthday Daniel wants: a baseball glove, a football, and a joke book.
  2. We have three kinds of trees in our front yard: an oak, a pine, and a pear.
  3. My favorite kinds of dogs are: collies, poodles, and beagles.
  4. I like desserts such as: cake, ice cream, and pudding.
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