What are Pronouns?  I He She We We Us
What are  pronouns ? <ul><li>Pronouns  take the place  of nouns.   </li></ul>
Example:   <ul><ul><li>Halloween is one of America's holidays.  It  is celebrated in October. </li></ul></ul>
Example:   <ul><ul><li>When Robert was fixing the car,  he  cut his hand.  </li></ul></ul>
Personal Pronouns   <ul><li>Refer to people or things  </li></ul>ME! Include : I, me, my,  mine, you, your , yours, he, hi...
Examples:  <ul><li>He  took  her  place in the game.  </li></ul><ul><li>Their  main job </li></ul><ul><li>is to score touc...
Now you try. Which of the following contains a  correct  pronoun? <ul><li>A hill is next to them. It is very steep. </li><...
Missed it!  Try Again Think about what or who the pronoun represents.
Got it!  Now try another. A hill is next to them.  It  is very steep. A hill=  It
Choose the correct pronoun. <ul><li>Skateboards are fun, but  </li></ul><ul><li>can be dangerous. </li></ul><ul><li>A. the...
Missed it!  Try Again Think about what or who the pronoun represents.
Got it!  Now try another. Skateboards are fun, but  they  can be dangerous Skateboards  =  they
Choose the correct pronoun. <ul><li>Speed bumps help to slow down cars.  are found in many parking lots. </li></ul><ul><li...
Missed it!  Try Again Think about what or who the pronoun represents.
Got it!  Now try another. Speed bumps help to slow down cars.  They  are found in many parking lots.  bumps =  They
Choose the correct pronoun. <ul><li>Marisa and Nora made their own costumes.  </li></ul><ul><li>wanted to save money. </li...
Missed it!  Try Again Think about what or who the pronoun represents.
Got it!  Now try another. Marisa and Nora made their own costumes.  They  wanted to save money.   Marisa and Nora  =  They
Which of the following contains a  correct  pronoun? <ul><li>A.   A hill is next to them.  They  are very steep. </li></ul...
Missed it!  Try Again Think about what or who the pronoun represents.
Got it!  Now try another. Rickie gets on the plane.  He  is very excited about his trip. Rickie  =  He
Which of the following contains a  correct  pronoun? <ul><li>A. Blake skated to the edge of the rink.  He  was finished wi...
Missed it!  Try Again Think about what or who the pronoun represents.
Got it!  Blake skated to the edge of the rink.  He  was finished with practice. Blake  =  He
Other Kinds of Pronouns <ul><li>someone  </li></ul><ul><li>anybody </li></ul><ul><li>everyone </li></ul><ul><li>this </li>...
Ready for a test? <ul><li>A personal pronoun  song </li></ul><ul><li>Game </li></ul><ul><li>Try the online Pronoun Practic...
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  1. 1. What are Pronouns? I He She We We Us
  2. 2. What are pronouns ? <ul><li>Pronouns take the place of nouns. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Example: <ul><ul><li>Halloween is one of America's holidays. It is celebrated in October. </li></ul></ul>
  4. 4. Example: <ul><ul><li>When Robert was fixing the car, he cut his hand. </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. Personal Pronouns <ul><li>Refer to people or things </li></ul>ME! Include : I, me, my, mine, you, your , yours, he, him, his, she, her, hers, it, its , they, them, their, theirs, we, us, our , ours.
  6. 6. Examples: <ul><li>He took her place in the game. </li></ul><ul><li>Their main job </li></ul><ul><li>is to score touchdowns. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Now you try. Which of the following contains a correct pronoun? <ul><li>A hill is next to them. It is very steep. </li></ul><ul><li>Jeff rides his new bike. Him rides it down the block. </li></ul><ul><li>Rickie gets on the plane. They are very excited about his trip. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Missed it! Try Again Think about what or who the pronoun represents.
  9. 9. Got it! Now try another. A hill is next to them. It is very steep. A hill= It
  10. 10. Choose the correct pronoun. <ul><li>Skateboards are fun, but </li></ul><ul><li>can be dangerous. </li></ul><ul><li>A. them </li></ul><ul><li>B. it </li></ul><ul><li>C. they </li></ul><ul><li>D. we </li></ul>
  11. 11. Missed it! Try Again Think about what or who the pronoun represents.
  12. 12. Got it! Now try another. Skateboards are fun, but they can be dangerous Skateboards = they
  13. 13. Choose the correct pronoun. <ul><li>Speed bumps help to slow down cars. are found in many parking lots. </li></ul><ul><li>A. It </li></ul><ul><li>B. You </li></ul><ul><li>C. Them </li></ul><ul><li>D. They </li></ul>
  14. 14. Missed it! Try Again Think about what or who the pronoun represents.
  15. 15. Got it! Now try another. Speed bumps help to slow down cars. They are found in many parking lots. bumps = They
  16. 16. Choose the correct pronoun. <ul><li>Marisa and Nora made their own costumes. </li></ul><ul><li>wanted to save money. </li></ul><ul><li>A. Them </li></ul><ul><li>B. We </li></ul><ul><li>C. They </li></ul><ul><li>D. She </li></ul>
  17. 17. Missed it! Try Again Think about what or who the pronoun represents.
  18. 18. Got it! Now try another. Marisa and Nora made their own costumes. They wanted to save money. Marisa and Nora = They
  19. 19. Which of the following contains a correct pronoun? <ul><li>A. A hill is next to them. They are very steep. </li></ul><ul><li>B. Jeff rides his new bike. Him rides it down the block. </li></ul><ul><li>C. Rickie gets on the plane. He is very excited about his trip. </li></ul>
  20. 20. Missed it! Try Again Think about what or who the pronoun represents.
  21. 21. Got it! Now try another. Rickie gets on the plane. He is very excited about his trip. Rickie = He
  22. 22. Which of the following contains a correct pronoun? <ul><li>A. Blake skated to the edge of the rink. He was finished with practice. </li></ul><ul><li>B. The house has two stories. She was built in 1910. </li></ul><ul><li>C. Mary and Dave rode their bikes to the playground. Them will build a sandcastle. </li></ul>
  23. 23. Missed it! Try Again Think about what or who the pronoun represents.
  24. 24. Got it! Blake skated to the edge of the rink. He was finished with practice. Blake = He
  25. 25. Other Kinds of Pronouns <ul><li>someone </li></ul><ul><li>anybody </li></ul><ul><li>everyone </li></ul><ul><li>this </li></ul><ul><li>that </li></ul><ul><li>these </li></ul><ul><li>those </li></ul><ul><li>myself </li></ul><ul><li>yourself </li></ul><ul><li>himself </li></ul><ul><li>herself </li></ul><ul><li>itself </li></ul><ul><li>ourselves </li></ul><ul><li>yourselves </li></ul><ul><li>themselves </li></ul>
  26. 26. Ready for a test? <ul><li>A personal pronoun song </li></ul><ul><li>Game </li></ul><ul><li>Try the online Pronoun Practice Test by clicking the button below. </li></ul>

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