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Capitalization: Proper Nouns and Proper Adjectives
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.
2nd - 3rd English Language Development 69 Views 561 Downloads
Common and Proper Nouns
In this common and proper nouns interactive activity, learners write five examples for each of 8 given nouns. They see either a common noun or proper noun before writing 5 examples. They see the word "game" and write five proper nouns such as "Monopoly.
3rd - 4th Language Arts 8 Views 54 Downloads
Nouns in a Story
Students, assessing a variety of formatting tools with Microsoft Word, utilize a bank of vocabulary words to make a personal dictionary of nouns. They classify nouns for people, places, things and ideas and separate them into common and proper nouns as well.
3rd - 6th Language Arts 50 Views 205 Downloads
The Classification Station
Second graders identify proper nouns and categorize them by subject. They apply correct principles of grammar: they write complete sentences, use correct capital letters, use correct punctuation and apply correct rules of usage and expression.
2nd Language Arts 9 Views 61 Downloads
ELD Lesson Plan: We Can Work It Out
Three fun stories from Houghton-Mifflin ("That Toad Is Mine," "Lost!" and "If You Give a Pig a Pancake") help ELD learners sequence events, express problem and solution, and predict outcomes. This also includes sentence frames to help individuals of all skill levels practice nouns, proper nouns, and prepositions.
1st English Language Development 32 Views 86 Downloads
Editing for Common and Proper Nouns
Fifth graders edit a story. In this nouns activity, 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.
5th Language Arts 33 Views 110 Downloads
Nouns: An Overview
Read through a straightforward lesson about nouns -- including common and proper nouns, concrete and abstract nouns, and gerunds -- then assess your own understanding with a test at the end. Returning to the text to check your answers necessitates rereading and requires intrinsic motivation.
6th - 11th Language Arts 69 Views 213 Downloads
Parts-of-Speech Tall Tales
Here is a lesson that can work for virtually any grade level! Pupils study parts of speech such as nouns, verbs, adjectives, proper nouns, and adverbs. They create fill in the blank tall tails on a web page for their classmates to complete.
K - 12th Language Arts 12 Views 181 Downloads
Perfect for middle schoolers in need of review or English langauge learners, this two-page packet focuses on common and proper nouns. Read the information section at the top of the first page, and then identify the nouns (and their type) in the 20 sentences that follow.
5th - 6th English Language Development 39 Views 141 Downloads
Proper Noun Race
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.
3rd - 5th Language Arts 19 Views 127 Downloads
Proper Noun Gallery Walk Activity
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.
3rd - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 12 Views 84 Downloads