Reflection: Connection to Prior Knowledge Whose and Who's - Section 6: Closure

 

This lesson was particularly enlightening to my students because although we have learned about contractions and possessive pronouns, most of them didn't realize that the contraction "who's" and the possessive pronoun "whose" are homonyms which sound the same, but have different spellings and meanings.  

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Whose and Who's

Unit 12: Grammar Usage
Lesson 8 of 12

Objective: SWBAT discover when to use the words "whose" and "who's."

Big Idea: Students learn when to use the words "whose" and "who's."

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English / Language Arts, WHO, Grammar and Mechanics, grammar, game, question, whose, grammar usage
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