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Taco’s on Friday’s. What’s wrong with this phrase? Tacos are delicious, and Friday is as good a day as any to eat some. It’s the misuse of apostrophes, of course. When you have a plural word, such as tacos or Fridays, no apostrophe is required. It’s a simple rule, but students often add errant apostrophes…

I absolutely love teaching middle school. Sometimes, though, when people hear that I teach middle school, they seem to feel bad for me. Like middle school is some type of unknown vortex for kids. Maybe that’s why I love it so much. It’s a time of creativity, instability, and the unknown…