1. Topic-
2. Content-
Proper Adjectives
3. Goals: Aims/Outcomes-
1.To identify and define a proper adjective
2.To make proper adjectives from nouns
4. Objectives-
1.Students will be able to explain what a proper adjective is 100% of the time
2.Students will be able to form proper adjectives from nouns on 9 out of ten attempts.
3.Students will be able to use proper adjectives 100% of the time.
5. Materials and Aids-
Teaching transparency 169, interactive board.
6. Procedures/Methods-

A. Introduction-

1.Teacher will explain to students that sometimes we use certain nouns as adjectives and that the noun often changes its spelling when we do that.
2.Explain that we do this when we talk about nationalities or locations and give them examples.

B. Development-

1.Using teaching transparency 169 have the students read sentences #'s 1 and 2 then the definition of a proper adjective
2.Do numbers 3 and 4 with them.
3.Have them do the rest of the work independently as you walk around the classroom correcting and reinforcing as you go

C. Practice-

1.On day 2 have them do page 81 in the practice book reading the skill reminder before they do each sentence as the teacher reads the skills reminder with them and moves around the room correcting and reinforcing as he goes.

D. Independent Practice-

1.on days 3 and 4 The teacher will restate the meaning of proper adjective and how they are formed before the students begin their work.

2.On days 3 and 4 students will complete the pages in the language handbook 144 and 145

E. Accommodations (Differentiated Instruction)-

1.Assistant will sit with a small group consisting of Markeas, Tyriq, Gary and Trinity to offer assistance as needed and continue to explain what a proper noun is and how to form them

F. Checking for understanding-

1.On the 5th day a cumulative review will be given

G. Closure-

1.A short ppt on proper nouns will be shown on the 5th day to reinforce the learning
7. Evaluation-
1.On the 5th day a cumulative review will be given.

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