Curriculum support5 minsFREE

Key takeaways
To understand how to use semicolons to connect ideas.
To understand how to use semicolons for lists.
To understand the difference between semicolons and colons.
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.

This short and snappy lesson will have you understanding semicolons in no time! In this class, students will gain a better understanding of the difference between semicolons and colons as well as how to use semicolons to connect ideas. Students will also learn how to use semicolons for lists. An understanding of these will help students identify and build great sentences which is an important skill! This class is great for students in Years 7 - 11 who want to work on their grammar!

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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:

These sessions are aimed at all students in Year 7-11 or S1-S5. 

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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