Lesson Plan

Collective Noun Farm

What has a herd of cows, a float of crocodiles, and everything in between? This quirky reading lesson, that's what. Your students will love learning about collective nouns through music, literature, writing, and arts and crafts.
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Learning Objectives

Students will be able to identify and use collective nouns in complete sentences.


(3 minutes)
Collective NounsMinnie's Farm Visit
  • Activate student knowledge reviewing the concept of a noun.
  • Ask them what types of nouns they know. Give some examples of your own: people, places, things, common, proper, singular, plural, etc.
  • Introduce this lesson's main concept by writing "collective nouns" on a piece of chart paper.