English Language KS3: Colons and Semi-Colons
Part of a series of animated films, following a cast of characters’ adventures and mishaps as they get to grips with grammatical terms.
In this film Farmer Frank learns about colons and semi-colons whilst egg collecting, unaware that his ostriches have laid a trap for him...
This clip is from the series Grammar for 11-14 year olds.
Students explore when semicolons are used and practise adding them to sentences.
Starter activity in a lesson exploring complex sentences.
This clip is suitable for teaching English at Key Stage 3 or Third Level.