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1 Grammar Skill First Grade Unit 2 Week 3 Created by Kristi Waltke Special TitlesGrammar SkillFirst Grade Unit 2 Week 3Created by Kristi Waltke
2 Nouns are words that name people, places, things, and animals.
3 Tennessee 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
4 Officer 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
5 Officer 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.
6 principal Vick read my story. Which word is a special title?P
7 I got a high five from mr. Dodson. Which word is a special title?M
8 M mrs. Loveday said I was a great reader. Which word is a special title?M
9 I saw officer Brown’s badge. Which word is a special title?O
10 mrs. Hayes took me to dr. Parker. Which two words are special titles?MD
11 Mr. ____ 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 _____
12 Learning about special titles will help you become a super writer!