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Where Does the Apostrophe Go?

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August 26, 2013
Where Does the Apostrophe Go?

Explain to your child that apostrophes can be used to show possession or they can take the place of a missing letter or letters. Then, read a chapter book out loud, and when you come across a word with an apostrophe, ask your child to point it out and explain why it’s being used. 

 
 

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