Expanding a child's language and vocabulary are super beneficial, especially as they get older. Understanding compound words, how they are created and how they are used can be a huge step in growing that vocabulary. While it may seem very basic it is the foundation of learning suffixes and prefixes and understanding how words are made. These skill will make any student a great writer and reader, which in turn will create a life-long learner.
There are many types of compound words in the English Language. This Spring set focuses 8 noun-noun compound words in fun & exciting ways. Use the differentiated activities and worksheets to reinforce compound words with any age.
Words included are:
There are several Spring activities included in this set and each has an answer key available for students to self-check and self-correct.
Some activities are:
√ Spring Compound Words Worksheets
√ Spring Compound Words Puzzles
I suggest that you put a sticker dot or a number, letter or even just color the back of the puzzles so that children can check themselves for more independent learning.
Each activity has a few differentiated versions, with or without picture clues and word bank.