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Apostrophe

use in possessives, contractions

There are 12 videos in this category and 7 videos in 1 subcategory.

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Ages: 7 - 13
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The Apostrophe
From YouTube, produced by Electric Company
The Electric Company teaches about the apostrophe through a Haunted House clip. (00:40)
January 22, 2011 at 03:57 PM
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Ages: 10 - 14
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Using Apostrophes in Possessive Nouns 
From YouTube, produced by engVid
This video features a teacher explaining the use of possessive nouns.  The teacher distinguishes between singular and plural possessive nouns.  Numerous examples are shown on a white board.  ( 8:11)
August 11, 2009 at 10:12 AM
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Ages: 7 - 18
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How to Use An Apostrophe
From videojug.com, produced by www.videojug.com
Here is a short Video showing you how to use an apostrophe properly. Punctuate your writing using the apostrophe correctly and never be confused again.
Found by tinag1974 in Apostrophe
June 7, 2010 at 02:15 PM
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Ages: 7 - 13
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English Punctuation - Apostrophe
From YouTube, produced by Study Beat
This is a short (01:18,) well-done explanation of the use of the apostrophe as used in English contractions. Various contractions appear on the screen.
July 25, 2010 at 05:54 PM
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Ages: 8 - 18
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Punctuation - Apostrophes
From YouTube, produced by CHS Instruction
The video introduces the apostrophe and discusses when that punctuation should and should not be used. Contains many examples of proper and improper usage. Paced to allow for easy learning.
Found by azdentru in Apostrophe
November 28, 2010 at 04:52 PM
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Ages: 5 - 9
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Haunted House: Apostrophe
From pbslearningmedia.org, produced by The Electric Company
Whose turn is it to wash the dishes? Watch as Mummy, Werewolf, and Bat figure out how to pass the chore to someone else. The goal for this segment is possessive -s-. (0:35)
March 22, 2012 at 11:46 PM
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Ages: 4 - 10
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The Electric Company - N Apostrophe T
From YouTube, produced by Tom Lehrer Electric Company
This two minute video is based on a song and moves very rapidly. He could be used an an introduction to the use of the apostrophe for younger students.
Found by seigels in Apostrophe
December 1, 2011 at 10:00 PM
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Ages: 5 - 9
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Song About Contractions With Miss Jenny
From YouTube, produced by Miss Jenny
Your children will learn to understand the concept of contractions with Miss Jenny's "A Contraction Has an Apostrophe" song. (0:45)
October 26, 2011 at 11:27 PM
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Ages: 8 - 13
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Apostrope and Possessives
From discoveryeducation.com, produced by Discovery Education
By replacing the apostrophes in Dark Marker's clue, the Pentastic Four figure out that he is heading to the moon. Buzz clarifies that an apostrophe shows possessives in nouns, and Penny demonstrates how to make plurals possessive.
May 27, 2010 at 10:15 PM
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Ages: 10 - 14
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English Grammar Punctuation : How to Use Apostrophes
From YouTube, produced by Ehow
This video outlines different ways to correctly use apostrophes by showing and discussing different examples.  Examples include showing ownership, contractions, and in the context of dates and letters.  (2:22)
Found by CKR11 in Apostrophe
November 20, 2009 at 02:50 PM
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