Students play Memory game - matching two halves of compound words. 36 cards per set. 7 sets. 126 compound words. No grading. Just cut apart and go.
Compound words: basketball, brainstorm, crosswalk, dishwasher, driveway, eardrum, earthquake, grasshopper, inside, jellyfish, motorcycle, peppermint, pickup, seashore, sundown, typewriter, warehouse, weekend, airplane, carwash, comeback, courthouse, earache, eyelash, foothill, grandparent, horsefly, ladybug, nutcracker, playground, raincoat, soundproof, suntan, sweetheart, takeoff, turnover, coffeemaker, courtroom, forever, goodbye, handout, headache, honeybee, horseplay, overboard, pinhole, playhouse, postcard, raindrop, tattletale, upset, wallpaper, washtub, wastebasket, afterlife, blueberry, caveman, dishcloth, eyelid, firecracker, grandchild, headline, jellybean, overcoat, playmate, rainstorm, shoelace, snowflake, spacesuit, stoplight, superman, teapot, backstroke, blueprint, clockwise, doorbell, earring, eyewitness, haircut, paycheck, skyscraper, snowman, stopwatch, sunglasses, takeout, teardrop, teaspoon, washout, wayside, wheelchair, bookcase, cheeseburger, headquarters, herself, horseback, keyboard, meanwhile, nearby, nobody, popcorn, raincheck, strawberry, snowball, subway, toothpaste, touchdown, upstream, whatever, airport, anybody, baseball, cannot, dragonfly, firefly, grandmother, hamburger, himself, housekeeper, lifetime, moonlight, rattlesnake, sunflower, supermarket, thunderstorm, toothpick and wipeout.
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