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Wednesday 13th May

Today's Rosary Reflection



LO: Can I use colons, semi-colons and dashes?


1. Read the article: Flutag Explanation

  • Read the article ‘Flutag Explanation’
  • Now watch
  • Explain ‘Flutag’ to somebody else, so that they are clear about what it involves and know three facts about it.
  • Highlight and name all the punctuation that you can find in ‘Flutag Explanation’.


2. Revise linking clauses using semi-colons, colons and dashes

  • Use the PowerPoint to remind yourself about using colons, semi-colons and dashes to link clauses.
  • Complete the Linking Clauses Sheet


3. Now for some writing

  • Look at the design for a Giant Flying Techno Badger.
  • In your exercise book, write some sentences to describe this design – include clauses, separated with semi-colons, colons and dashes.

'Flutag' article and 'Linking Clauses' activity and answers

Giant Flying Techno Badger

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