Capitalization. Rules the first word in every sentence the pronoun I proper nouns. Examples T he good student took notes in class. My friend and I like to read the same books. L eBron J ames, J efferson M iddle S chool, D elphos, O hio. Always Capitalize.
the names of organizations, teams, businesses, institutions, and government bodies
the names of special events, holidays, and calendar items
Ohio, Mississippi River, Canada, Rocky Mountains, First Street, Yellowstone National Park, the Midwest
Boy Scouts, Cleveland Browns, Krendl Machine Co., Inc., The Ohio State University, Central Intelligence Agency
Canal Days, Labor Day, Saturday, November, April Fool’s Day
names of nationalities, races, and people
the brand names of business products
the names of ships, trains, airplanes, spacecraft, buildings, and other structures, and monuments and awards
Boston Tea Party, World War II, Great Depression
Mexican, Caucasian, Cherokees
Chevy truck, Goodyear tire, Dell computer
Santa Maria, Metroliner, Columbia, Hoover Dam, Ohio Stadium, Lincoln Memorial, Pulitzer Prize
the names of planets, stars, and other heavenly bodies
Christianity, Christians, Easter, Bible, God, Allah, Jehovah
Mars, Big Dipper, Milky Way
Swiss watches, Christian beliefs, Mexican food
M.D., Mr., Ms., Mrs., FBI, TV, UN, U.S., NAACP
a title alone when the title refers to someone holding a high office
a title used alone in direct address
Judge O’ Connor, Principal Moreo, Mayor Neumeier, Senator Voinovich
The President vetoed the law.
Judy Klein, club president, led the meeting.
Can you see another patient, Doctor?
Are Uncle Bill and Aunt Jane here yet?
I wrote Grandpa Wilson yesterday.
Either Mom or Dad will drive us to the show.
My cousin Dena and her niece Leann made these baskets.
My Brother Sam is Dead
Sports Illustrated for Kids
The Lima News
The Red Badge of Courage
Fiddler on the Roof
Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith
The Mona Lisa
Link to capitalizing titles website
I got an A on my math test.
I got an A on my English test.
In college, I will take Math 101.Don’t Capitalize: