SPaG punctuation collection

Help your students tackle the basics of punctuation and pick up the rules of full stops, commas, semi-colons and other marks. Use our hand-picked resources, or find more teaching materials in our punctuation collection, or our SPaG collections.


Punctuation and conjunctions pyramids
A set of pyramids to cut out and display on students' desks for  … read more
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KS3 KS4 | Grammar and vocabulary | Published: 19/09/2016 | From the resource collection(s): Transition | Developing vocabulary | Learning mats | Punctuation
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Apostrophe practice
A worksheet that explains the two main uses of apostrophes through  … read more
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KS3 KS4 | Grammar and vocabulary | Published: 25/01/2016 | From the resource collection(s): Punctuation
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Ending sentences
A handy worksheet for students to practise end of sentence p  … read more
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KS3 | Grammar and vocabulary | Published: 16/03/2015 | From the resource collection(s): Punctuation
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Using capital letters and full stops correctly
A useful worksheet to help students practise their punctuation.  … read more
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KS3 KS4 | Grammar and vocabulary | Published: 08/12/2014 | From the resource collection(s): Punctuation
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Punctuation Bingo!
Match the words to the definitions. Laminate the bingo cards  … read more
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KS3 KS4 KS5 | Grammar and vocabulary | Published: 23/06/2014 | From the resource collection(s): Punctuation
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Punctuation pyramid
A pyramid to cut out and display on desks as a visual reminder  … read more
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KS3 KS4 KS5 | Grammar and vocabulary | Published: 18/06/2014 | From the resource collection(s): Punctuation
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Punctuation fan
A handy fan of punctuation marks, ready to print, laminate and  … read more
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KS3 KS4 | Grammar and vocabulary | Published: 16/06/2014 | From the resource collection(s): Punctuation
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20 teaching ideas for punctuation
20 engaging and targeted ideas for teaching punctuation.  … read more
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KS3 KS4 KS5 | Planning and assessment | Published: 30/05/2014 | From the resource collection(s): 20 teaching ideas for ...
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Punctuation writing placemat
Achieve punctuation perfection from your students by giving them  … read more
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KS3 KS4 | Grammar and vocabulary | Published: 06/05/2014 | From the resource collection(s): Transition | Learning mats | Punctuation
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Self-mark punctuation starters: colons
A useful summary of colon use with example sentences for students  … read more
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KS3 KS4 KS5 | Grammar and vocabulary | Published: 17/03/2014 | From the resource collection(s): Punctuation
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Parentheses
Students practise using brackets, dashes and commas to indicate  … read more
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KS3 | Grammar and vocabulary | Published: 10/03/2014 | From the resource collection(s): Sentence construction
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Using semicolons
Students explore when semicolons are used and practise adding  … read more
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KS3 KS4 | Grammar and vocabulary | Published: 24/02/2014 | From the resource collection(s): Punctuation
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Quick capital letter exercises
A worksheet focusing on the use of capital letters in titles,  … read more
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KS3 KS4 | Grammar and vocabulary | Published: 16/12/2013 | From the resource collection(s): Punctuation
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Comma splice alert!
This handy PowerPoint explains what a comma splice is, and asks  … read more
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KS3 KS4 | Grammar and vocabulary | Published: 21/10/2013 | From the resource collection(s): Punctuation
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Apostrophe game
A quick starter or consolidation game, focusing on apostrophe  … read more
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KS3 KS4 | Grammar and vocabulary | Published: 21/10/2013 | From the resource collection(s): Punctuation
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Capital letters
Students practise using capital letters correctly. An ideal starter  … read more
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KS3 | Grammar and vocabulary | Published: 15/04/2013 | From the resource collection(s): Punctuation
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Pick apart your punctuation
Differentiate punctuation practice according to the needs of  … read more
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KS3 | Grammar and vocabulary | Published: 26/10/2012 | From the resource collection(s): Punctuation
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Changing meaning with commas
How one little comma can make the world of difference!  … read more
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KS3 | Grammar and vocabulary | Published: 14/12/2007 | From the resource collection(s): Punctuation
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Using commas
An interactive resource for exploring when and where commas are  … read more
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KS3 | Grammar and vocabulary | Published: 26/01/2007 | From the resource collection(s): Punctuation
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The possessive apostrophe PowerPoint
More effective activities, this time focusing on the tricky area  … read more
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KS3 | Grammar and vocabulary | Published: 16/11/2004 | From the resource collection(s): Punctuation
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Semicolons and colons
Presentation for teaching/recapping these punctuation marks.  … read more
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KS3 | Grammar and vocabulary | Published: 15/01/2003 | From the resource collection(s): Punctuation
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