For your beginning grammarian, this game asks her to match the punctuation symbol with the word.
Half colon and half comma, the semicolon has many uses. It can separate independent clauses when there is no coordinating conjunction, it can separate items in a list when the items have a comma, and it can separate clauses joined with conjunctive adverbs. The semicolon worksheets below may be viewed or downloaded by clicking on the title. Each is free for you to use in the classroom or in your home.
This fun match game helps young students recognize punctuation symbols.
Not all series are created equal; these need semicolons!
This worksheet spotlights semi-colons used with independent clauses.
Let’s substitute a semicolon for a coordinating conjunction!
Here’s some semicolon practice with using them with conjunctive adverbs.