Adjectives are words that describe
An adjective can tell what kind.
An adjective can tell what color.
An adjective can tell how many.
There are 3 special adjectives called
One article is a.
Another article is an.
The third article is the.
“An” is used before a noun that starts
with a vowel.
• The Hawaiian islands have an
• Many people moved to the
beautiful island of Oahu.
• One delicious fruit from Hawaii
is the juicy, sweet pineapple.
Tell your partner an
adjective or article that can
fit in the blank.
1. That ______ dog jumped
on the table.
2. ______ cats played
under the bed.
3. I have ______ pets in my
Language Arts Book
Read the poem below. Circle the adjectives and
articles. There are 10.
For a big green plant
Or a tiny little ant
Resting in the woods is nice.
Each living thing must
Share cool shade and just
Take a break in paradise.
Circle the adjectives and underline the articles in
the sentences below.
The black bat and the ______ whale are mammals.
2. Big elephants and little rats are mammals, too.
3. All mammals have thick fur.
4. Tall giraffes and short monkeys have fur.
5. What mammals have brown fur?
Read the paragraph below. Underline the articles and circle the
adjectives. There are 13.
Many creatures live in______ forest. Blue
peacocks and brown owls live in forests. Red
deer and gray squirrels live there, too. Green
frogs live in forests that are near water.
Sometimes, a white rabbit can be found
hopping through _____ forest. How many bears
have you seen in the forest? I saw two bears