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Last Updated: Wednesday November 03 2004 16:49 GMT

Full stops and capital letters

Learning aims

  • Learn a sentence is one complete thought.

  • Demarcate sentences with full stops and capital letters.


    Introduction

    Does it make sense as it is?
    How could we improve it?

    Introduce the full stop and capital letter as a solution.

    What makes a sentence a sentence? A sentence is one complete thought.


    Main activity


    Give out copies of the worksheets:

    Students improve the worksheet versions by adding full stops and capital letters in the correct places.


    Extension activity


    Students organise the stories into paragraphs.


    Plenary


    Students read aloud their improved versions.



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