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Proper Nouns. Created by Andrea White 2 nd Grade. Remember a noun is a word that names a person, place, animal, or thing. chairgrassflower vanshirtnurse camerapolicemanpizza dogballradio.

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Proper nouns

Proper Nouns

Created by

Andrea White

2nd Grade


Proper nouns

Remember a noun is a word that names a person, place, animal, or thing.

chairgrassflower

vanshirtnurse

camerapolicemanpizza

dogballradio


Proper nouns

There are special nouns called Proper Nouns. They name special people, pets, and places.

Katie is my friend.

I have a pet dog named Spot.

I live in Jonesboro, Arkansas.


Proper nouns

A proper noun is special because it begins with a capital letter.

Mrs. White is my teacher.

Mrs. White


Proper nouns

Proper Nouns name a person, pet, or place.

My aunt took me shopping.

My Aunt Betty took me shopping.

Notice that aunt is not a proper noun, just a noun. But when it names someone, it is a proper noun.


Proper nouns

Here are some other examples of proper nouns.

My cat chased a mouse.

Nouns: cat mouse

My cat, Fluffy, chased a mouse.

Nouns: cat mouse

Proper Noun: Fluffy


Proper nouns

Nouns and Proper Nouns

Nouns Proper Nouns

friendsSue, Mary, Madison

birdTweedy

streetMain Street

schoolValley View

cityLittle Rock

uncleUncle Mike


Proper nouns

Let’s find the special nouns.

I went shopping at wal-mart.

I went shopping at Wal-mart.


Proper nouns

I spent the night with scott.

I spent the night with Scott.


Proper nouns

My grandma lives on valley drive.

My grandma lives on Valley Drive.


Proper nouns

I named my dog rocky.

I named my dog Rocky.


Proper nouns

The new store is in memphis.

The new store is in Memphis.


Proper nouns

I hope jim brings his new game.

I hope Jim brings his new game.


Proper nouns

Let’s Review

A special noun is called a ________ noun. It names a special person, place or pet. Proper nouns begin with a ____________ letter.


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