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Nifty Nouns - Presentation

Nifty Nouns - Presentation
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This comprehensive presentation has been created to guide students through understanding that nouns name people, places, animals, concrete objects or ‘things’ and abstract concepts like ‘feelings’. The presentation begins by giving examples of nouns and going through the three types- common, proper and pronouns. It then explains noun groups and phrases and provides a review of nouns at the conclusion. The presentation is aimed at Year 2 and is part of a bigger unit- Nifty Nouns.

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AC9E2LA07 9

Understand that in sentences nouns may be extended into noun groups using articles and adjectives, and verbs may be expressed as verb groups

ACELA1468 8.4

Understand that nouns represent people, places, concrete objects and abstract concepts; that there are three types of nouns: common, proper and pronouns; and that noun groups/phrases can be expanded using articles and adjectives

EN1-4A old

Draws on an increasing range of skills and strategies to fluently read, view and comprehend a range of texts on less familiar topics in different media and technologies

EN1-RECOM-01 new

Comprehends independently read texts that require sustained reading by activating background and word knowledge, connecting and understanding sentences and whole text, and monitoring for meaning

EN1-CWT-01 new

Plans, creates and revises texts written for different purposes, including paragraphs, using knowledge of vocabulary, text features and sentence structure


Understand that nouns represent people, places, things and ideas and include common, proper, concrete or abstract, and that noun groups/phrases can be expanded using articles and adjectives

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