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In this possessive nouns learning exercise, students review singular and plural possessive noun usage with example sentences, identify and write singular and plural possessive nouns in sentences, change phrases to show possession, review and assess knowledge. Students write fifty-three answers.
For this grammar worksheet, 3rd graders read about the use and formation of possessive nouns. They write possessive nouns in sentences, add apostrophes to nouns to form possessives, use them in a paragraph, and complete an assessment page that includes multiple choice questions.
Possessive nouns are intricately addressed in this detailed and colorful PowerPoint. Different rules about using possessive nouns correctly are defined with corresponding examples. You can use this presentation prior to assigning different worksheets that can also be found on LessonPlanet.com. Note: Various resource links to activities, videos, and a SmartBoard activity are provided. Some links may not work.
Helpful as a review activity and a reference sheet for your middle schoolers' binders, this worksheet clarifies the proper ways to use apostrophes. Indicating that they should be used in three cases ("weird" plurals, contractions, and possessive nouns), the worksheet explains the rules around possessive nouns and pronouns. There is an activity at the bottom of each page, and proofreading tips on the second page.
Review the use of apostrophes with possessive nouns. While just a quick look at the topic, this would be a great way to review the concept. There are two types of exercises for learners to complete. If more review is needed, a teacher could augment this lesson with more examples.
Use the Schoolhouse Rock episode, "Rufus Xavier Sarsaparilla," to introduce a study of pronouns. Learners consider antecedents, cases (nominative, objective and possessive), as well as types of pronouns, and then craft sentences using various forms of this part of speech. The richly detailed plan includes discussion questions, activities, resource links, and extensions.