These activity sheets will teach your students how to identify and construct possessive pronouns.

These words form are used to establish a form of ownership and show who or what belongs together. In almost all cases, this word replaces the noun in the sentence. Students with often not be able to tell the difference between a contraction and a possessive but serve a completely different purpose. First off contractions contain an apostrophe. Remind your students that contractions take the place of two distinct words. The best way to check yourself is to see if both words are required, then the contraction fits the sentence. Possession can take on two forms: absolute and weak. The absolute pronoun form does not modify a noun and is thought to be factual. The weak form always follows the noun. Both singular and plural pronouns can be possessive.

The following collection of worksheets will help your students learn about possessive pronouns. Make sure your students understand that these words do not require an apostrophe. Activities include rewriting sentences to replace selected words with the correct pronoun, identifying word forms within a sentence, rewriting sentences, replacing word forms, matching possessive with their replacement pronouns, and more. These words provide for ownership and in a lot of circumstances provide you general sense of the meaning of the word (Which is a person, place, and/or thing.)

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Own the Word Box

Rewrite each sentence, replacing the underlined words with the correct term from the Word Box.

Circles or Lines

Circle the target word in each of the sentences.

One From Group A or B

Choose the correct pronoun to complete each sentence. Write its letter on the line.

Where Is It?

Read each sentence below and form a word that will give it control.

Replace and Rewrite

Rewrite each sentence, replacing the nouns with a pronoun from the Word Box, or by changing some of the words to use the corrected pronoun.

Find It, Use It!

Complete all the of the sentences by using words you have previously identified.

Complete Me

Many choices to choose from to complete these sentences.

Replace Them

Rewrite each sentence, replacing the noun with a equal, but opposite pronoun.

Set of Words

Underline each word or set of words that could be written using a possessive. Then rewrite that there sentence.

Answer It, Complete It!

These can almost be read as if they purposely riddles.

Forming Possessives with Pronouns

Write a response to each sentence. You will need to show ownership though. Use the hints provided in parentheses. Follow the example. EX: Whose hat is that? (Jim) ---That is his hat.---


Rewrite the underlined words. Some of the other words in the sentence may need to be reorganized.

Belongs To Me

Find the proper pronoun that tells you who this belongs to. Let's tell them exactly who it belongs to.

Picture This!

Each picture below shows something that possesses something else. Write a phrase on the line underneath each picture that says what each thing possesses.

Find Me

Time to be a sentence hawk and find those pesky pronouns with purpose.