Curriculum support5 minsFREE

Key takeaways
To understand how to use colons for lists.
To understand how to use colons for statements.
To understand to use colons for speech.
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 colons in no time! In this class, students will gain a better understanding of how to use colons for lists as well as how to use colons for statements. Students will also learn how to use colons for speech. 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!

Want more grammar sessions?: SemicolonsApostrophesCompound Sentences OverviewRelative Clauses Overview


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:
Already have an account? Login
Please see our privacy policy here