Professor Punctuation helps us choose the correct and best punctuation to use.

Professor Punctuation helps us choose the correct and best punctuation to use.

Continuing to share the weekly activities to help improve student’s writing. Why not use them with your class, download them here.

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VCOP – Vocabulary – quick activity 12

  • Don’t say he “went” say ……
  • Think of 10 other words.

Now put each in a sentence.

 

VCOP – Connectives – quick activity 12

“before” or “because”? Which is the best connective?

  •      I spread butter on my toast … I spread the jam.
  •      My fingers are all sticky …. They are covered in jam.
  •      The mermaid swam on to the rock …. She combed her long golden hair.
  •      Mermaids have to swim everywhere … they don’t have any legs.

 

VCOP – Openers – quick activity 12

What is the most interesting way to finish the sentence?

  • Before I had a chance to ….
  • As fast as I could ….
  • Turning to answer …
  • For the first time in my life ….

VCOP – Punctuation – quick activity 12

Full stop, question mark or exclamation mark?

Write the following sentences using the correct punctuation.

  • Abracadabra
  • The wizard waved his wand
  • What’s going to happen next

VCOP – Expanding sentences

It happened…

 

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