The Thomas Hardye School

Weekly Literacy Focus

Week Seven

October 17th 2016

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'its and it's'

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IT + IS = IT’S
IT + HAS = IT’S
ANYTHING ELSE = ITS

He ate his breakfast = no apostrophe.

She ate hers = no apostrophe.

The dog ate its breakfast = NO APOSTROPHE!


DON’T MAKE A DOG’S BREAKFAST OF THE APOSTROPHE!

 

Think you understand the difference?  It’s time to prove it!

Grammar

 

 

(Answers = its paw; it’s going; it’s time; its kittens; it’s going; it’s color [American spelling alert!]; it’s sunny; its name; it’s coming; it’s not and its box)

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Short and long Vowels

Magic E

Plurals

i before e

Homophones 1

Homophones 2