A noun is a person. student Construction Worker Miley Cyrus Police Officer Skate Boarder Baseball Player
A noun is place. park McDonald’s Price Chopper Riley Elementary School Post Office Zoo
A noun is a thing. skateboard tent pencil trumpet basketball cell phone
All sentences have nouns. • To find the noun, ask yourself, “What is the person, place, or thing in the sentence?” Try this sentence: The dog ran to the park.
The dog ran to the park. Is there a person? No Is there a place? Yes – park Is there a thing? Yes - dog
David ran to school with his backpack. Ask yourself, “What is the person, place, or thing in the sentence?
David ran to school with his backpack. • David is a person. • School is a place. • Backpack is a thing. • There are 3 nouns in this sentence, David, school and backpack.
Let’s Review • A noun is a person. • A noun is a place. • A noun is a thing. boy = person McDonalds = place pencil = thing Click the notepad to practice.