Parts of Speech – Meaning (Types) of Noun Primary 6 (Basic 6) – English Studies

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ENGLISH STUDIES

FIRST TERM 

WEEK 3

PRIMARY 6

THEME – GRAMMAR 

 

TOPIC: PARTS OF SPEECH 

 

LEARNING AREA

1. Introductory Activities

2. Meaning (Examples) of Noun

3. Making Sentences with Types of Noun

4. Lesson Evaluation and Weekly Assessment (Test)

 

PERFORMANCE OBJECTIVES

By the end of the lesson, most of the pupils should have attained the following objectives –

1. identify nouns;

2. use nouns in making sentences.

 

ENTRY BEHAVIOR

The pupils can define a noun.

 

INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS

The teacher will teach the lesson with the aid of course book, Rlreal objects, pictures.

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REFERENCE MATERIALS

Scheme of Work

9 – Years Basic Education Curriculum

Course Books

All Relevant Materials

Online Materials

 

CONTENT OF THE LESSON

MEANING OF NOUN 

A noun is a name of any person, animal, place or thing.

 

For example,

1. a person – Michael, teacher, banker, servant…

2. animal – cat, dog, rat, elephant…

3. place – school, Lagos, kitchen, park…

4. thing – pen, DVD, shoe, whistle…

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A name is called a noun.

 

TYPES OF NOUNS

1. COMMON NOUN 

A common noun is a general noun used for:

  • a people – people, boy, teacher, governor, etc.
  • animal – cat, dog, sheep, lion, etc.
  • place – country, state, city, town, village, etc.
  • thing – cup, plate, uniform, hammer, etc.

 

2. PROPER NOUN 

A proper is a noun used identify particular:

  • a person – Esther, Chidima, Hassan, Ìbùkún, etc.
  • animal – Lucky, Bingo, etc.
  • place – Nigeria, Lagos, Apapa, Ijora 7up, etc.
  • thing – Toyota camery, Tecno 10D, Dstv decoder, etc.

 

3. CONCRETE NOUN 

A concrete noun is a noun used for physical thing we can see and touch.

For example – ball, book, flag, building, board, fan, chair and desk.

 

4. ABSTRACT NOUN 

An abstract noun is a noun used for things we things we cannot cannot see or touch.

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For example – honest, faith, idea, promise.

 

5. COMPOUND NOUN 

Compound noun is a noun with more one word. For example – nouns made up of more than one word.

For example: boy scout, district headquarter, car pack, bottle water, Mobil phone.

 

6. COLLECTIVE NOUN 

A count noun is a used a group of people.

For examples – family, team, choir, association, army, assembly, crew.

 

7. COUNTABLE NOUN 

A countable noun is noun used for a countable things. That is, something we can count.

For examples – book, chair, desk, class, pupil, teacher.

 

8. UNCOUNTABLE NOUN 

A countable noun is noun used for an uncountable things. That is, something we cannot count.

For example – happiness, ideas, sand, grain.

 

PRESENTATION

To deliver the lesson, the teacher adopts the following steps:

1. To introduce the lesson, the teacher revises the previous lesson. Based on this, he/she asks the pupils some questions;

2. Leads pupils to discuss the meaning with appropriate examples.

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Pupil’s Activities – Participate in the class discussion.

3. Explains each type of nouns with appropriate examples.

Pupil’s Activities – Identify each type of nouns.

4. Guides pupils to use nouns in sentences.

Pupil’s Activities – Use nouns in making sentences.

 

CONCLUSION

To conclude the lesson for the week, the teacher revises the entire lesson and links it to the following week’s lesson

 

LESSON EVALUATION/ASSIGNMENT

Ask pupil to:

1. identify nouns in statements/sentences and

2. construct 5 sentences using noun.

 

 

WORKBOOK

WEEKLY ASSESSMENT (TEST)

1. _______ noun is a general noun used for people, animal, place or things.

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A. Common noun

B. Proper noun

C. Abstract

D. Concrete noun

2. _______ is a noun used for identifying a particular people, animal, place or things.A. Common noun

B. Proper noun

C. Abstract

D. Concrete noun

 

3. _______ is a noun used for physical thing we can see and touch.

A. Common noun

B. Proper noun

C. Abstract

D. Concrete noun

 

4. _______ is a noun used for things we things we cannot cannot see or touch.

A. Uncountable noun

B. Countable noun

C. Abstract noun

D. Concrete noun

 

5. _______ is a noun with more one word.

A. Uncountable noun

B. Countable noun

C. Collective noun

D. Concrete noun

 

6. _______ is a used a group of people.

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A. Uncountable noun

B. Countable noun

C. Abstract noun

D. Collective noun

 

7. _______ is noun used for a countable things. That is, something we can count.

A. Uncountable noun

B. Countable noun

C. Abstract noun

D. Concrete noun

 

8. _______ is noun used for things that cannot count.

A. Uncountable noun

B. Countable noun

C. Abstract noun

D. Concrete noun

 

Use of the following – proper noun, common noun, collective noun, abstract noun countable noun, concrete noun and uncountable noun to complete –

9. _______ noun is a general noun used for people, animal, place or things.

 

10. _______ is a noun used for physical thing we can see and touch.

 

11. _______ is a noun used for identifying a particular people, animal, place or things.

 

12. _______ is noun used for things that cannot count.

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13. _______ is a noun with more one word.

 

14. _______ is a noun used for things we things we cannot cannot see or touch.

 

15. _______ is noun used for a countable things. That is, something we can count.

 

16. _______ is a used a group of people.