Crazy for Comprehension: "Cool" Colons Worksheet
There are many ways to use the colon. This worksheet explores some of the more useful ways, such as after the salutation (greeting) in a business letter, between the hour and the minute when showing time, before a list (the clause before the colon must be independent), and to introduce a quotation. This worksheet can be used as a homework, classwork, or assessment activity. Targeted to Grades 3-5. Answer key is included.