Halloween poems strategically embedded with compound words make teaching easy and fun! Better than compound words skill worksheets, these Halloween poems can really multitask...
1. Halloween poems are a great (and short) teaching text for a targeted mini-lesson teaching compound words!
2. Halloween poems allow you to teach compound words within the context of real reading.
3. Halloween poems not only target compound words, but repeated reads provide fantastic fluency practice too!
These Halloween compound word poems and more can be found in my larger Compound Words Poetry collection:
Compound Words Poetry
Have some fun teaching compound words with these Halloween poems!
Lorrie L. Birchall
Halloween poems, compound words
Use knowledge of the meaning of individual words to predict the meaning of compound words (e.g., birdhouse, lighthouse, housefly; bookshelf, notebook, bookmark).