English KS2 / English Language KS3: Punctuation Rules

This series of short films, with former Blue Peter presenter Radzi Chinyangany, explores the rules of punctuation by challenging teams of six children to complete punctuation tasks.

This series takes punctuation out of the classroom and into professional work environments to demonstrates its true relevance.

Suitable for teaching English language and literacy at KS2 and KS3 in England, Wales and Northern and 2nd Level in Scotland.

Using punctuation in advertising - brackets, commas and dashes
video
Verbs, adverbs and fronted adverbials in sports journalism
video
Confusing sentences - using commas and hyphens
video
Why is punctuation important in news?
video
Punctuation in story-writing - inverted commas, full stops and question marks
video
Using punctuation in presentations - colons, semi-colons and bullet points
video