Use and Punctuate Direct Speech Teaching Ideas and Resource Pack

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  • I would use this as an introduction to speech for my year 3 class.

    , May 31st
  • Thank you, this will help me to introduce speech marks to more able writers in Year 2.

    , Feb 4th
  • Year 3 early morning activities. Reinforcement/recap for what has already been taught...but unfortunately forgotten

    , Dec 30th
    • Hi hchatwood,
      Thanks for your comment! I'm really glad this resource is useful for you :)

      , Dec 30th
  • My learners have been struggling with getting the punctuation and tenses correct.  This resource will help me to reinforce what I have taught.  Thank you for making my job easier.

    , Nov 18th
    • Hi Munkypunky,
      You're very welcome, glad we could help! :)

      , Nov 18th
  • Consolidating speech in Y5.  Thanks - it's very useful!

    , Nov 13th
    • Hi woolleysu2911,
      Thank you for your feedback! I'm really glad we could help :)

      , Nov 13th
  • Support teaching speech marks to Year 3

    , Nov 12th
  • To introduce speech marks to my Year 3 learners.

    , Oct 1st
  • Support for teaching speech marks to Year 3.

    , Sep 12th
  • Surprisingly my Year 7s can't remember how to do this, so I'm including this as a quick activity before homework DIRT.

    , May 20th
  • I plan to use this for my year 3/4 EAL / SEN group.

    , May 13th
  • Consolidate rules of speech/homework! Thanks

    , Apr 21st
  • This is fab, thanks! I am doing a mini unit on speech with my Year 3s. This is just what I needed!

    , Mar 7th
  • Quick recap before writing a legend!

    , Mar 4th

    , Feb 10th
  • Grammar session

    , Jan 10th
  • To reinforce lessons on measurements.

    , Oct 18th
  • To support revision

    , Oct 4th
  • Always looking for other ways/resources to teach my students.

    , Oct 2nd
  • Homework activity following on from school based week focus

    , Oct 1st
  • An Individual student landed in my class

    , Sep 30th
  • Literacy Block activities and individual tutoring for students who are having difficulties.

    , Sep 4th
  • hi i am new to this place.

    would anyone please please help me with the answers for
    Use and punctuation direct speech - 7
    any help much appreciated.

    , Apr 30th
    • Hi rahulgauri, thank you for your review. I have passed this on to our resource team to have a look into for you. :)

      , Apr 30th
    • Hi rahulgauri! An updated version has been sent to you. Let us know if you need any more help :)

      , Jul 31st
  • Yay! My children, after the long holidays, seem to have forgotten how to use speech marks (they are kind of using them, but forgetting main rules). So this will save me ages in creating my own morning activities to help them recap!

    , Sep 7th
We love powerpoints! Great for supporting your teaching on this topic, they can be used as discussion starters and during whole-class teaching. An absolute must!
Use and Punctuate Direct Speech Teaching Ideas and Resource Pack contains:
  • 4. Use and punctuate direct speech LKS2 [PPT]
  • Direct Speech Worksheet SEN [PDF]
  • Direct Speech Worksheet LAP LKS2 answers [PDF]
  • Direct Speech Worksheet AAP LKS2 [PDF]
  • Direct Speech Worksheet HAP LKS2 [PDF]
  • Punctuating Speech PowerPoint [PPT]
  • Inverted Commas Punctuation Poster [PDF]
  • Inverted Commas Poster Mat [PDF]
  • 1.Speech Bubbles LKS2 [PDF]
  • 2.Simple Speech Bubble Statements LAP LKS2 [PDF]
  • 3.Ordering Speech Sentences Cards LKS2 [PDF]

This resource is available in Standard.
  • Homepage » Key Stage 2 » English » SPaG - Spelling Punctuation and Grammar » Punctuation
  • Homepage » Australia » Australian Curriculum Browser » English » Year 3 » Language » Text Structure and Organisation » Know that word contractions are a feature of informal language and that apostrophes of contraction are used to signal missing letters (ACELA1480)
  • Homepage » 2014 National Curriculum Resources » English » Key Stage 2 » Lower KS2 - Years 3 and 4 » Writing - Vocabulary, Grammar and Punctuation » Use and punctuate direct speech
  • Homepage » Australia » Australian Curriculum Browser » English » Year 3 » Literacy » Creating Texts » Re-read and edit texts for meaning, appropriate structure, grammatical choices and punctuation (ACELY1683)
  • Homepage » Australia » Australian Curriculum Browser » English » Year 5 » Language » Text Structure and Organisation » Understand how the grammatical category of possessives is signalled through apostrophes and how to use apostrophes with common and proper nouns (ACELA1506)
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