About the Proper Adjectives Lesson
A beginning lesson on proper adjectives, showing children another part of speech that needs capitalization.
• to introduce proper adjectives;
• to show that proper adjectives, like proper nouns, are always capitalized;
• to have the children answer the questions correctly and write their own proper adjectives.
What is an adjective? Adjectives are describing words. They are words that tell us more about a noun. Look at the describing word in this sentence:
? My brother brought me some Wisconsin cheese.
Did you notice that the adjective, Wisconsin, is capitalized? That is because it is a proper adjective.