“what does that have to do with anything” “monsters are not a joke bella” I started at the headline again, and then up to his hard expression. “a... a vampire is doing this” I whispered. How many mistakes?
I have to clean my room walk the dog and take out the rubbish. Add the commas.
If you are good you will get a green slip. Where does the comma go?
Because she is only twelve she is not old enough to drive. Where does the comma go?
My brother a 26 year old male is watching TV. How many commas are needed?
My favourite colour navy blue is very popular. Put in two commas.
“We need to buy more sugar” she said “before it runs out!” Put in two commas?
“Okay” shouted the referee loudly “Time’s up!” Put in two commas?
When do you use a semi-colon? If you don’t know, you need to find out!
The class didnt go on the schools trip to butlins because the school hadnt ordered the company buses. Add the apostrophes.
At thorpe parkes gates the teacher said that students shouldnt fool around. Correct it!
last week i went to london zoo i saw elephants and tigers i ate lunch in the café the best thing about the day was the gift shop i bought a keyring i cant wait to go again Punctuate it!
Have you asked him out yet she asked no way she replied I don’t fancy him. Punctuate with “”, ! ?. and capital letters.
‘Apostrophe’ by Roger McGough twould be nice to be an apostrophe floating above an s hovering like a paper kite in between the its eavesdropping, tiptoeing high above the thats an inky comet spiralling the highest tossed of hats Add the apostrophes!
Bobs new car comes with three years free insurance and its a pleasure to drive. Add the apostrophes.
Dont forget to turn of the computer at the end of the day. How many mistakes?
doe’s your gutter’s need cleaning Punctuate it!
Winston sat in utter horror he knew what lay in Room 101. Add in the colon.
Work in pairs. Create a thirty-second advert for one punctuation mark which could be used on a television shopping channel.
O’Brien spoke: “By itself he said pain is not always enough there are occasions when a human being will stand out against pain even to the point of death. Add in the missing punctuation.
my favourite book is Skellig because it really like the main charcter michael i realy enjoyed the way that michael found the man in the garag and the description if the cobwebs and bluebottles Punctuate this.
Work in pairs. Each person, in secret, chooses a question, exclamation mark or pause (comma for short, dash for long) Next, conduct a discussion about what you had for breakfast, only using your chosen punctuation.
i am realy looking forward to reading the rest of the book so that i can find out who the man in the garage is and why he is their Correct it.
Pick an image. Write a 1 word sentence, then a 5 word sentence and finally a 10 word sentence about it. Don’t forget to punctuate.
When using the bunsen burner dont forget to wear your safety goggles. Correct it.
oxygen carbon and nitrogen are three of he most commonly found gases Correct it.
tucnatupnoi eellahcgn nniiiftode Unscramble the words.
his becham is name david Unscramble the sentence and correct it.
In pairs, take it in turns to try and talk for a minute about today’s topic without pausing or repeating yourself.
In pairs, one person is ‘for’ and one person is ‘against’. The motion is: ‘Accurate writing is extremely important.’ The people ‘for’ will go first, for a minute. The people ‘against’ will get a minute after that. Finally, there will be a minute of free-for-all, where both sides can speak.
dodecahedron How many words can you make from this one?
martin luther king was born in atlanta georgia in 1929 Correct it.
Unless christine finishes her calculus homework she will have to suffer Mr Jones wrath in class tomorrow Correct it.
While bailey slept on the sofa in front of the television samson the family dog gnawed the wires on his xbox 360 Correct it.
Tanya did poorly in her geography exam because her best friend brenda insisted on chatting to her on facebook the night before Correct it.
Jhon who thought he was rubbish at sport decided to give up in lessons Correct it.
Think about the best sentence you could create. Write it down.
Which is correct? The yolk of an egg are white. or The yolk of an egg is white.
Source 1 a detailed drawing of a first world war soldier clearly shows the type of weapon used in battle. Correct it.
Write your name. How many people forgot the capital letter for first name and surname?
What are your 3 top tips for improving your writing.
Write a sentence with 3 deliberate mistakes in. Swap and check. Could you write one with which you think you could beat the teacher?