Adjectives: Hairy Apes and Green Cupcakes
About the Adjectives: Hairy Apes and Green Cupcakes Lesson
This lesson is designed to teach children how to use their own adjectives to make more interesting sentences.
• to reinforce the use of adjectives;
• to encourage creativity in the selection of adjectives;
• to test the children?s understanding of the concept of adjectives.
Adjectives are describing words. By using adjectives, we can have a hairy ape, a green cupcake, or a pink-striped grape!
Adjectives are words that tell us more about a noun. Look at these sentences and see how the adjectives paint a word picture.