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Pumpkin Possessives Worksheet

  • Editable

    Editable:  Google Slides

  • Non-Editable

    Non-Editable:  PDF

  • Pages

    Pages:  1 Page

  • Curriculum

    Curriculum:  CCSS, TEKS

  • Grades

    Grades:  3 - 5

Practice identifying possessive nouns with this fall-themed worksheet.

Pick a Pumpkin – Fall Possessive Nouns Worksheet

Students identify possessive nouns in this simple worksheet. This is a great resource to reinforce understanding of the use of apostrophes to indicate possession. The worksheet is designed for individual practice. Distinguishing between possessive and plural nouns can be tricky to grasp, but let this resource do the work for you!

To begin, students must color each pumpkin to show whether it is a possessive noun. A cloze exercise follows where students select words from the pumpkins to complete the sentences. An answer key is included with your download to make grading fast and easy!  

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