This is a lesson plan designed to help students predict the meaning of compound words and using their background knowledge of the meaning of the individual words that make up the compound words. Learning about compound words helps students to have a new way of looking at words. It helps them to understand the language, build an interest in words, and prepares them to learn concepts like prefixes, suffixes and word roots.
K – 12 Subject: Language Arts, Grammar, Reading Strategies and Spelling.
Grade Level: 2nd
Teaching Duration: 40 minutes
Type of Resources: Lesson plan, word cards, assessment worksheets
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