It is a Noun Thing! Names of Things
Beginning readers will learn to recognize nouns as parts of speech. This lesson will show them that nouns can be the names of things.
• to teach children about parts of speech ? nouns;
to teach children that the name of any thing is a noun;
to encourage children to write their own thing nouns.
Nouns are words that we use every day. They are parts of speech that help us make sentences. Nouns can be the name of a person. Mom is a noun that talks about a person. Nouns can also be the name of a place. School is a noun because it is the name of a place. Nouns can be the name of a thing. Ball is a noun because it is the name of a thing. Nouns can also be the name of an animal. Dog is a noun because it is an animal.