Our 5 Best Apps for Practising Punctuation!

Help your students achieve perfect punctuation!

Perfecting Punctuation with your students can be a challenge, but improving their punctuation is an important aspect of increasing their attainment in literacy and helping them on their way to becoming more proficient writers.

There are a handful of first-rate apps that you can use with your students to help them with punctuation practice to help them on their way to achieving perfection in punctuation. Here are five of our recommended ones: 

Punctuation

( Android - £1.50 , iPad - £1.49 )

Punctuation’ by Daydream Education is a comprehensive app that focuses on the use of a wide variety of punctuation marks. It is a fantastic resource that can be used to help children learn about punctuation marks and practise using them. The punctuation marks include: full stops, question marks, exclamation marks, commas, apostrophes, speech marks, brackets, dashes, colons, semicolons, bullet points and hyphens. It has achieved 5 stars in our Certification.

SPaG: Key Stage 1 - nimbl

( Android - £2.99 , iPad - £3.99 )

SPaG: Key Stage 1 - nimbl app covers phonics, spelling, punctuation and grammar at a level suitable for Key Stage 1 children.  Users of the app are taught new concepts, given the opportunity to practise and can make notes that are saved for later reference.

Kids Grammar Punctuation

( Android - £1.99 )

Kids Grammar Punctuation is an easy-to-use app that allows children to learn about different punctuation marks and practise using them. Children can explore the different punctuation marks and learn more about their usage or can complete the ‘Exercise’ which tests children’s knowledge of a range of punctuation marks.

Key Stage 2 English - nimbl

( Android - £2.99 , iPad - £3.99 )

Key Stage 2 English app contains structured activities for learning, revising and consolidating writing skills for children approaching the end of Key Stage 2.  The sections cover writing fiction, information, and persuasion, with a further section on reading comprehension.  The app can save children’s notes as they work through it.

Punctuation & Capitalization

( Android - £0.96 , iPad - £1.49 )

Mistakes in grammar or punctuation can be annoying to a reader and quickly draws attention away from what is being written. These types of mistakes can detract form the content of the writing and cause the reader to focus on the grammar instead of what is being communicated. Proper grammar and punctuation not only helps you control the flow of writing, but also helps to accurately and effectively convey your message in the best possible way. Practise your use of punctuation marks with this simple app.