Posts Tagged ‘teaching punctuation’

7 Times When A Comma Has Made A MAJOR Difference

Commas aren’t always essential for clear communication, but they can make a serious impact on setting the tone in writing, and much more.  Here’s more from the Huffington Post: I am, unapologetically, an over-user of commas. Case in point: I could have written the previous sentence as, “I am an unapologetic over-user of commas,” but opted not to. I wished…

7 Tips for Teaching Kids Punctuation

Are you teaching a child to read who, despite your efforts, seems unable to master the basics of punctuation? To help your child develop the necessary skills, follow these 7 tips for teaching kids punctuation. They can be started practices once your child is able to smoothly read several connected sentences in a book regardless of the grade level of…