Refining punctuation in creative writing

In this lesson, we will continue to refine the skills we have developed through this unit by creating a piece of writing in reponse to an image to showcase and practise the craft of writing we have developed so far. We will begin with a quiz to review some of the core concepts we have been taught, before planning and writing a description.

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Which sentence uses brackets correctly?

1/5

Q2.Which sentence uses dashes correctly?

2/5

Q3.True or false: Parentheses are marked by a pair of brackets, dashes or commas.

3/5

Q4.True or false: Full stops should never go inside the bracket

4/5

Q5.Which of these symbols represents a hyphen (used to join compound words)?

5/5

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Which sentence uses brackets correctly?

1/5

Q2.Which sentence uses dashes correctly?

2/5

Q3.True or false: Parentheses are marked by a pair of brackets, dashes or commas.

3/5

Q4.True or false: Full stops should never go inside the bracket

4/5

Q5.Which of these symbols represents a hyphen (used to join compound words)?

5/5

Video

Click on the play button to start the video. If your teacher asks you to pause the video and look at the worksheet you should:

  • Click "Close Video"
  • Click "Next" to view the activity

Your video will re-appear on the next page, and will stay paused in the right place.

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Refining punctuation in creative writing: Quiz

Complete the questions below to check your understanding.

Q1.Which of the statements below are true?

1/5

Q2.Complete the sentence. Brackets are used to show ______________.

2/5

Q3.Which of these sentences uses brackets correctly?

3/5

Q4.How should a semicolon be used? (There may be more than one correct answer)

4/5

Q5.When should you use a dash?

5/5

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Refining punctuation in creative writing: Quiz

Complete the questions below to check your understanding.

Q1.Which of the statements below are true?

1/5

Q2.Complete the sentence. Brackets are used to show ______________.

2/5

Q3.Which of these sentences uses brackets correctly?

3/5

Q4.How should a semicolon be used? (There may be more than one correct answer)

4/5

Q5.When should you use a dash?

5/5

Lesson summary: Refining punctuation in creative writing

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Time to move!

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Chair yoga

This was the final lesson in the unit Grammar for Writing.

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