How to Use a Semicolon I thought infographics were supposed to make things easier to understand. This one just proved to me that we should eliminate semicolons all together. Death to the semicolon!

Punctuation infographic--it's a jungle out there! A helpful infographic from Your Dictionary. Perfect for the classroom.

Pinning for quality semicolon use

How To Use a Semicolon - I'll need to refer to this often I can tell

Here's some semicolon practice with using them with conjunctive adverbs.

This is a set of 12 posters for punctuation marks. Each chart/poster gives a definition and at least one example. The punctuation marks included are: Period Question Mark Exclamation Mark Comma (2) Colon Semicolon Apostrophe (2) Quotation Marks Hyphen Parenthesis. These are perfect for classroom display or to copy for student notebooks. Use these posters for review or introduction.

Teach your students how to create compound sentences with semicolons, and compound sentences with semicolons and conjunctive adverbs! This Lesson will provide your students with explicit explanations using mentor sentences, two fun games, two great practice activities, application activities, and a potential summative assessment!The lesson consists of a PowerPoint/Google Slides to show your students how to craft these tricky compound/complex sentences.

This is a set of 12 anchor charts or posters for punctuation marks. Each chart/poster gives a definition and at least one definition. The punctuation marks included are: Period Question Mark Exclamation Mark Comma (2) Colon Semicolon Apostrophe (2) Quotation Marks Hyphen Parenthesis These are perfect for classroom display or to copy for student notebooks. Use these posters for review or introduction.

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