2 Content Area – EnglishGrade Level – KindergartenSummary – The purpose of this instructional PowerPoint is to teach students how to form regular plural nouns.Learning Objective – The student will be able to orally form regular nouns with 100% accuracy.Content Standard – 1.c. Form regular plural nouns orally by adding /s/ or /es/.Accomplishment – 1. Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking.
3 What is a noun? It is a person, place, or thing. NounsWhat is a noun? It is a person, place, or thing.
4 PluralWhen something is plural it means there are more than one. There are multiples.Singular PluralBook Books
5 How to make a word plural To make a word plural add the letter “S:” to the end of the word.If we want to talk about more than one book we need to add “s”...Book + S = BooksNow you have more than one book!
6 Plural Nouns Singular Car Dog Dolphin Chair Block Cat Plural Cars Dogs Dolphins Chairs Blocks Cats
7 Now let’s play a game!The Plural Girls Twin sisters Pearl and Flora lost their friends in the bubble machine. Help them get their friends out by choosing the correct plural form of the given word.
8 Plural Nouns with “ES”Some plural nouns need more than just an “s”. If a noun ends in CH, SH, S or X we need to add “ES” to make the word plural. If we want to talk about more than one box we need to add “ES”... Box Boxes
9 Plural Nouns with “ES” Singular Fox Dish Peach Lunch Bus Dress Plural Foxes Dishes Peaches Lunches Buses DressesAnother game for practice!
10 Add “S” or “ES” Singular Cow Arch Pillow Cross Shirt Bench Plural Cow__ Arch__ Pillow__ Cross__ Shirt__ Bench__SSSESESESDirections: Move either “S” or “ES” to the correct noun to make it plural.
11 Now, On your sheet of paper... Write down the plural forms of these words:DogCatBushSchoolChurchFarmHatShoeFor 3 minutes you will work on your own.Then, you will Work with your neighbor.
12 Lastly... singular Plural Nouns nouns nouns Get with your neighbor once again and click here.For this assignment work together to fill in the blank with the correct form of the plural noun.When finished, let the teacher know so she can come view your work.Nouns nouns nouns
13 Now Let’s review! Today we reviewed what a noun is. Then we learned what plural meansHow to make a regular noun plural using S and ESWe also completed 4 interactive activitiesWe now know how to make plural nouns!