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Using Quotation Marks in Narrative Writing PowerPoint

Teach Starter Publishing
PowerPoint, PDF | 21 pages | Years: 3 - 6

A 21 slide editable PowerPoint template to be used when teaching correct usage of quotation marks.

This PowerPoint presentation has been designed to teach your students about the correct usage of quotation marks in narrative writing. It addresses the following content:

  • an overview of the purpose of quotation marks
  • examples of how direct speech can be written in narrative texts
  • explanations of the punctuation rules associated with direct speech
  • whole-class and individual review activities, with answers.


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  • Allison Millard

    This won't open. Says there is an error.

    • Paul (Teach Starter)

      Hi Alison, We're sorry to hear you're having trouble. Please contact us at [email protected] and we'll help you work through the problem.

  • Lisa

    Great powerpoint! Thanks for your efforts in making a tough concept engaging.

    • Stephanie (Teach Starter)

      You're most welcome, Lisa. I'm so glad you found this PowerPoint helpful!