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The Mighty Apostrophe : 

The Mighty Apostrophe ’

The apostrophe has 2 functions1. To replace missing letters in contractions. 2. To show that something belongs to someone. (possession) : 

The apostrophe has 2 functions1. To replace missing letters in contractions. 2. To show that something belongs to someone. (possession)

Contractions : 

Contractions

I am : 

I am I’m

We are : 

We are We’re

He is : 

He is He’s

Now try contracting these words. : 

Now try contracting these words. Can not She had They are He will We have Can’t She’d They’re He’ll We’ve

Possession : 

Possession

Apostrophes can also be used to show that something belongs to someone else. : 

Apostrophes can also be used to show that something belongs to someone else. Miss Barnett’s chair.

Have a go at putting the apostrophe’s in the right place. : 

Have a go at putting the apostrophe’s in the right place. The pencil case that belonged to Megan. Megan’s pencil case. The drink that belonged to Jack Jack’s drink. The book that belonged to Tiarna. Tiarna’s book The rubber that belonged to Charles Charles’ rubber

Your spelling words this week will be to do with contractions in group 1 and 2.Group 3 you will be given sentences to write with the correct use of an apostrophe. : 

Your spelling words this week will be to do with contractions in group 1 and 2.Group 3 you will be given sentences to write with the correct use of an apostrophe.

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