Recognise that different types of punctuation, including full stops, question marks and exclamation marks, signal sentences that make statements, ask questions, express emotion or give commands

Elaborations

  • using intonation and pauses in response to punctuation when reading (Skills: Literacy, Critical and Creative Thinking)
  • reading texts and identifying different sentence-level punctuation (Skills: Literacy, Critical and Creative Thinking)
  • writing different types of sentences, for example statements and questions, and discussing appropriate punctuation (Skills: Literacy, Critical and Creative Thinking)

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