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Fifth graders edit a story.  In this nouns lesson, 5th graders learn about common and proper nouns and how each noun is used.  Students use what they've learned to edit their papers looking for character names and specific places.
In this recognizing proper nouns and common nouns worksheet, students identify proper and common nouns in sentences by labeling underlined words in sentences, correcting capitalization mistakes, writing proper nouns for given categories, and reviewing and assessing knowledge. Students write forty-six answers.
In this proper nouns and common nouns usage worksheet, students identify nouns in sentences, label common and proper nouns in sentences, fill in blanks with common or proper nouns, and choose multiple choice answers that are names of proper nouns. Students write forty-one answers.
The class works to recognize capitalization of proper nouns and proper adjectives. They rewrite sentences and groups of words needing capital letters, correct capitalization mistakes, fill in the blanks using words from a box, and review and assess knowledge. There are 34 answers total.
Learners examine the use of nouns, common nouns, and proper nouns. They identify examples of each type of noun, in small groups locate as many proper nouns in a magazine or newspaper, and write a short story using at least ten common and five proper nouns.
In this grammar worksheet, 4th graders read the definitions of both common and proper nouns. They write proper nouns using a capital letter at the beginning, underline proper nouns in sentences, complete sentences with a proper noun, and answer multiple choice questions on an assessment page.
Students are divided into groups. Each group is given a different colored marker or crayon and a piece of chart paper. Students are given 5 minutes to write on the chart all the proper nouns they can come up with. At the end 5 minutes the groups rotate and contribute to the list.
Learners expand their knowledge of the definition of a proper noun. They also realize that capital letters are used at the beginning of proper nouns. They are explained what a proper noun is: proper nouns put names to faces; They're used for people, pets and for places. If students are writing about Ben the red setter, the name of the dog starts with a capital letter. Learners are asked to add capital letters to the proper nouns in the story.
In this common and proper nouns learning exercise, students practice their grammar skills as they respond to 10 multiple choice questions and 1 short answer question.
In this common and proper nouns instructional activity, students underline the 3 nouns in each sentences and label them with a c or a p for common or proper. Students underline nouns for 10 sentences.
Students sort word card into two categories (common and proper nouns). They copy the class charts. Students create a table in Word including the headings, common noun and proper noun. They put the correct words onto their chart and add a clip art of each word with a sentence using the noun correctly.
Students get involved in a Rally Toss where partners toss a paper wad and take turns telling what they already know about nouns and adjectives. They create a poem or story using common and proper nouns. Students create and complete a chart that categorizes and labels the proper nouns/adjectives.
Sixth graders brainstorm and write common nouns beginning with a given letter, then using one word from the list write as many proper nouns for that word, correctly capitalized.  In this proper nouns and capitalization lesson, 6th graders use playing cards to select the initial letter for their list of words.  Students work alone, or compete in groups.
In these common and proper activity nouns worksheets, learners review the definitions for common and proper nouns and complete three pages of activities to help identify and use the nouns.
Third graders study correct usage of common and proper nouns. They identify nouns around the classroom and complete a poem using nouns. They work in pairs to identify nouns they found and compare them. They share their poems with the class.
In this capitalization of proper nouns, proper adjectives, and I instructional activity, students review capitalization rules and respond to 15 fill in the blank and short answer questions.
In this spelling unit activity, students explore nouns, proper nouns, reference materials, and action verbs as they study the 72 words listed and complete a variety of activities using the words correctly.
In this proper nouns skills practice worksheet, students respond to 10 short answer questions that require them to identify proper nouns with the correct capitalization.
In this proper nouns activity, students circle the proper nouns that need to be capitalized and write them correctly from the paragraph. Students complete this for 8 proper nouns.
In this ESL proper nouns worksheet, students write a proper noun beginning with each letter of the alphabet.

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