Nouns : 007 Plural Nouns

This printed activity offers pupils the opportunity to apply the rules as detailed in Nouns : 005. It begins by re-iterating the spelling rules for referral purposes and continues with three exercises in which pupils are requires to make given nouns plural an utilise them in context. …[read more]

Nouns 006 : Irregular plurals

This list of irregular nouns groups nouns whose plurals are formed in similar ways into categories. It is by no means exhaustive but it is sufficient to provide a good reference point for plurals that refuse to follow any of the rules. …[read more]

Nouns : 005 Making Nouns Plural

This activity by Brian Caruthers Considers the various ways in which -s or -es is added to a singular noun to make it plural and the circumstances under each occurs. It also looks at special cases where a noun might end in …[read more]

Nouns : 004 Collective Nouns

Objective : to understand that a collective noun is a single hour for a group of people, objects or animals and to recognise collective nouns in context. A printable activity …[read more]

Nouns : 003 Proper Nouns

Students are asked to recognise and use proper hours in context an to understand the use of capital letters to demarcate proper nouns. …[read more]

Nouns : 002 Common Nouns

Activity 002 Common Nouns

Objective : To understand the term ‘nouns’, to understand the function of a noun and to recognise common nouns in context.

This printable activity asks pupils to identify nouns and to place them in a suitable context.

As an extension activity pipils could be asked to select a given number of nouns from the word search exercise and to weave them into a coherent, narrative paragraph.

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Nouns: Skills Development 001

Activity 001 : Common Nouns Objective: to understand the terminology “noun” and to recognise that the names of all the everyday objects around us are nouns. This printable activity requires pupils to imagine that they are in a familiar location other than their classroom and list common objects that they might encounter whilst there. This printable activity requires pupils to imagine that they are in a familiar location other than their classroom and list common objects that they might encounter whilst there. …[read more]

Nouns

Reference material detailing the different kinds of nouns and their application, gender and the concept of singular and plural nouns …[read more]