Literacy Shorts

Literacy Shorts

The Literacy Shorts posts are bite-sized style guides (with references to texts used in the classroom).  Click on the links below to view the posts, or click here to download a Word document that includes all the Literacy Shorts posts for you to use/adapt/ignore as you see fit.

Adjectives

Colons

Euphemism

Exclamation Marks

Full Stops

Function Words

Idioms

Litotes

Modal Verbs (Possibility)

Oxford Commas

Parenthetical Dashes

Phatic Language

Rhetorical Devices

Semi-Colons

 


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Find my blog post on The Importance of Connections here
importance of connections

Here’s a link to my teaching resources on Dropbox. There’s stuff in there on J&H, Macbeth and AQA non-fiction…