Lesson Plan

Picturing Possessives

With this lesson based on your students’ real-life observations, they will learn the context of singular possessives and how to create them using the written form!
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Learning Objectives

  • Students will be able to use and recognize structure of singular possessive words.
  • Students will be able to use an apostrophe to designate the singular possessive.


(5 minutes)
  • Ask the students what the word possessive means. Invite them to share some things that they possess or that they know someone else possesses.
  • Tell the students that they will be learning how to recognize possessive words and write possessive words with an apostrophe.