Monthly Archives: March 2015

Identify the tense of a short passage

This post is part of a series relating to the Minimum Standards for Grammar and Punctuation in the NAPLAN tests. For the first post in this series, click here. At Year 9 level, the students are expected to be able … Continue reading

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Read eBooks straight from your netbook!

There are a number of ways to access eBooks from the school’s ePlatform. One of the easiest ways is straight from your netbook with the platform’s built in reader. How? 1. Go to: https://hopcross.wheelers.co/ 2. Find the book that you want … Continue reading

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Locate a comma to separate items in a list

This post is part of a series relating to the Minimum Standards for Grammar and Punctuation in the NAPLAN tests. For the first post in this series, click here. At Year 7 level, the students are expected to be able … Continue reading

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Identify the phrase required to complete a sentence

This post is part of a series relating to the Minimum Standards for Grammar and Punctuation in the NAPLAN tests. For the first post in this series, click here. At Year 7 level, the students are expected to be able … Continue reading

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Identify correct subject-verb agreement in a sentence

This post is part of a series relating to the Minimum Standards for Grammar and Punctuation in the NAPLAN tests. For the first post in this series, click here. At Year 7 level, the students are expected to be able … Continue reading

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National Grammar Day (US)

I am a bit of a Johnny-come-lately to this one but yesterday in the United States was National Grammar Day! March 4th has been celebrated as the day to celebrate grammar ever since the fun-lovers at the Society for the Promotion … Continue reading

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Identify the correct personal pronoun required to complete a sentence

This post is part of a series relating to the Minimum Standards for Grammar and Punctuation in the NAPLAN tests. For the first post in this series, click here. At Year 7 level, the students are expected to be able … Continue reading

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