Grammar Presentation: Adverbials for Cohesion
Look at devices for cohesion to help create a convincing argument. Learn how adverbials of place, time and manner can link sentences and paragraphs.
Grammar Presentation: Brackets, dashes or commas
Explore parenthesis and how it can be indicated using brackets, dashes and commas. Identify parenthetical information and decide the best punctuation, depending on content and formality.
Grammar Presentation: Commas
Revise use of commas. Practise using commas to separate clauses or phrases and to separate items in a list.
Grammar Presentation: Noun Phrases
Revise how to construct, identify and use expanded noun phrases to convey detailed information concisely. Explore how poets use language economically but with impact.
Relative Clauses PowerPoint
Teach children the function and form of relative clauses, including how to punctuate a relative clause at the beginning, end or middle of a sentence.
Adverbs to Indicate Degrees of Possibility PowerPoint
Explain to children that adverbs modify verbs; adverbs of possibility tell us more about how certain we are about the verb.