Possessive Nouns

To possess something means to have or own something. Possessive nouns show that a person, animal, place, thing, or idea has or owns something. In this movie, you’ll discover different ways to make singular and plural nouns possessive. You can add an apostrophe and an "s" at the end of a word, or just an apostrophe.

Grammar Games Lesson Plan: The Importance of Correct Grammar in Everyday Life

Lesson Plan Summary In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-12, students use BrainPOP and BrainPOP Jr. resources to explore the importance of correct grammar in real-life scenarios. Students will identify and analyze basic developmentally-appropriate grammar rules and create an ongoing review game to reinforce grammar skills for the class. This lesson plan is aligned to Common Core State Standards.  See more »

Possessive Nouns Activities for Kids

In this set of activities adaptable for grades K-3, parents and educators will find ideas for teaching about possessive nouns. These activities are designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. Possessive Nouns topic page, which includes a movie, quizzes, online games, printable activities, and more. See more »

Possessive Nouns Background Information for Teachers and Parents

This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about possessive nouns. The information is designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. movie Possessive Nouns. It explains the type of content covered in the movie, provides ideas for how teachers and parents can develop related understandings, and suggests how other BrainPOP Jr. resources can be used to scaffold and extend student learning. See more »