Punctuation in Complex Sentences

Curriculum support20 minsFREE

Key takeaways
How to uses colons and semi-colons.
How to use speech marks.
How to use dashes.
Kitan CoxHost: As an experienced secondary English teacher, I have taught GCSE and A-Level English (Language and Literature), Media Studies, Extended Project Qualification, Critical Thinking and Drama in a wide range of educational settings in London and Surrey (outstanding secondary schools, academies and a further education college). I am also been involved in motivating students through extracurricular activities inside and outside of school. Additionally, I have a certificate in Life Coaching.

Do you want to become a sentence slayer? In this class, students will be given an overview of how to use colons, semi-colons, speech marks and dashes in order to add interest to fiction and non-fiction writing. This class is aimed at students in Year 7 but is an important grammar topic for all students to review to ensure their writing is top-notch!

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Safeguarding reminder:The safety of your child is of the utmost importance. All of our classes are pre-recorded to remove any concerns around live participation. For reruns of our past live classes, students' webcams and microphones were disabled and only the chat history, if participation was requested, is visible.

Suitable for:

This class is aimed towards students in year 7 or S1 or for any students needing a recap on the rules of punctuation.  

Class requirements:
You will need a laptop or device with internet connection to watch the class, as well as a pen and notepad for taking notes.
What to expect:
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