[lg policy] UK: Seven-year-olds get strict new rules on use of exclamation marks

Baron, Dennis E debaron at illinois.edu
Thu Mar 10 15:44:53 UTC 2016


That’s an easy one, Dave. Here’s the govt’s set of exam standards:

https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/439623/2016_KS1_EnglishGPS_framework_PDFA.pdf

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On Mar 10, 2016, at 2:15 AM, Dave Sayers <dave.sayers at cantab.net<mailto:dave.sayers at cantab.net>> wrote:

Media article here: http://goo.gl/vS7RZY

I'm afraid I can't find the original govt document in question but it's picked up and discussed critically in a recent classroom activities book for teachers:
https://books.google.co.uk/books?id=itjOCgAAQBAJ&pg=PA218

Dave

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