3Nouns are words that name people, places, things, and animals.
4Tennessee 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
5Officer 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
6Christmas Friday Sunday Valentine’s Day Thursday February April The words for the days of the week, the months of the year, and holidays begin with a capital letter.ChristmasFridaySundayValentine’s DayThursdayFebruaryAprilNovember
7N My birthday is in november. Which word should start with a capital letter?N
8F D What did you get your dad for father’s day? Which words should start with a capital letter?FD
9F We are going to the zoo on friday. Which word should start with a capital letter?F
10You should put on green for st. patrick’s day. Which words should start with a capital letter?SPD
11I like the weather we get in october. Which word should start with a capital letter?O
12Mother’s Day Independence Day Thanksgiving Day Valentine’s Day It’s your turn! Pick a holiday that you know about. Write some sentences about that holiday. Tell the month for the holiday. Use capital letters.IndependenceDayValentine’s DayThanksgivingDayMother’s Day
13Learning about using capital letters for the days, months and holidays will help you become a super writer!