Young children can understand the difference between nouns, adjectives and verbs when taught in a simple way. This fun horse activity will help.

Pioneer Days – Lesson 12

I can read and sort words by adjectives, nouns and verbs.

Objective: To read and sort words by adjectives, nouns and verbs. (L.K.4)

Materials:craft bags, googly eyes, packing straw, construction paper, crayons, glue, marker, index cards

Procedures:Help your child to create horse bags.Label them as “adjective”, “noun”, and “verb.” Remind your child that an adjective describes something, a noun names a person, place or thing and a verb shows action. Write cvc words on notecards and place them in a pile. Your child will choose a card, read the word and place it in the correct bag.

Conclusion: Have fun making upsentences together by choosing an adjective, a noun and a verb card. Enjoy lots of giggles with the funny sentences.