Unit 1 Lesson 5 - Roberto Clemente: Pride of the Pittsburgh Pirates
(click the picture to read the story)
Written by Jonah Winter
Illustrated by Raul Colon
Target Skill: Cause and Effect - tell how one event makes another happen and why
Target Strategy: Visualize - as you read, use selection details to picture what is happening
Plural Nouns with -s and -es:
-A noun that names only one person, place, or thing is a singular noun. A noun that names more than one person, place, or thing is a plural noun.
-Add -s to most singular nouns to form the plural.
ex. The Egyptians played a ball game.
The Egyptians played ball games.
They ran from place to place.
They ran to different places.
-Add -es to singular nouns that end with -ch, -sh, -x, -ss
ex. The dish was dirty.
The dishes were dirty.
Her dress was blue.
She has many dresses.
Plural nouns with -s and -es
Social Studies Connection
1960 Olympics in Rome, Italy
National Baseball Hall of Fame