Below is a sample of the Skill Building section of the Cracking the ABC Code Multisensory Editing programs

  Skill Building Exercise 1                       Skill Building Exercise 2

Following each editing activity, there are two pages which provide specific practice in particular grammatical or punctuation concepts. These exercises are are set out in a systematic format to help students learn the underlying principles. Multiple opportunities are then provided for the student to practise the concept.

The following topics are covered:

  • Speech Marks
  • Question Marks
  • Exclamation Marks
  • Me/ I Collective Nouns
  • Contractions
  • Verb tense
  • Plurals
  • Commas
  • Full Stops
  • Capital Letters
  • Apostrophes for possession
  • ed/t/d
  • Relative Pronouns
  • Double Negatives
  • Prepositions
  • Fewer/Less
  • Comparatives & Superlatives
  • Homophones (e.g., their/there/they/re, your/you’re)
  • Relative Pronouns
  • Homographs
  • Parts of Speech