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1Grammar Skill First Grade Unit 2 Week 3 Created by Kristi Waltke Special TitlesGrammar SkillFirst Grade Unit 2 Week 3Created by Kristi Waltke
2Nouns are words that name people, places, things, and animals.
3Tennessee Sam New York City Some nouns name a special person, place, thing, or animal. These nouns are called proper nouns, and they begin with a capital letter.TennesseeSamNew York City
4Officer Smith Mr. Vance Dr. Darby Mrs. Ingle Principal Forgety People often have special titles that show respect for who they are or for the work they do.When a person’s special title is written with their name, use a capital letter at the beginning of the special title. Let’s look at some special titles.Officer SmithMr. VanceDr. DarbyPrincipal ForgetyMrs. Ingle
5Officer Smith helped me. The officer helped me. When you write, it sounds better to use people’s names and special titles.Officer Smith helpedme.The officer helpedme.
6principal Vick read my story. Which word is a special title?P
7I got a high five from mr. Dodson. Which word is a special title?M
8M mrs. Loveday said I was a great reader. Which word is a special title?M
9I saw officer Brown’s badge. Which word is a special title?O
10mrs. Hayes took me to dr. Parker. Which two words are special titles?MD
11Mr. ____ Dr. ____ Miss ____ Officer _____ Now it’s your turn to write. Pick a person with a special title. Write a story about that person. Use capital letters!Mr. ____Dr. ____Miss ____Officer _____
12Learning about special titles will help you become a super writer!