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Editing for Common and Proper Nouns
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.
Proper Nouns and Common Nouns
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.
Proper Nouns and Common Nouns
In this recognizing proper nouns and common nouns instructional activity, 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.
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. There are 34 answers total.
Proper Noun Race
Students 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.
Unit 2 Grammar - 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.
Young scholars 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. Young scholars are asked to add capital letters to the proper nouns in the story.
Common and Proper Nouns
In this common and proper nouns worksheet, learners practice their grammar skills as they respond to 10 multiple choice questions and 1 short answer question.
Common and Proper nouns
In this common and proper nouns worksheet, 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.
Capitalization-Proper Nouns and Adjectives
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.
Proper Nouns and Capitalization
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.
Grammar: Common and Proper Nouns
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.
Common Nouns and Proper 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.
Capitalization of Proper Nouns, Proper Adjectives, and I
In this capitalization of proper nouns, proper adjectives, and I learning exercise, students review capitalization rules and respond to 15 fill in the blank and short answer questions.
Spelling: Nouns, Proper Nouns, Reference Materials, Action Verbs
In this spelling unit worksheet, 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.
Elementary schoolers analyze correct usage of proper nouns. They correct six sentences and rewrite them on the lines provided correctly capitalizing all proper nouns.
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. Your 1st graders will enjoy the thought-provoking questions that help them hone their English and literacy skills.
Nouns in a Story
Learners, 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. In addition, they analyze a variety of spelling strategies to assist them in their project.
Fill in the Nouns
In this grammar worksheet, students fill in 10 sentences, the first 5 using a common noun the last 5 using a proper noun. Students are provide with a brief description of common and proper nouns.