Homonyms are a set of words that sound the same but are spelled differently and possess different meanings. It is vital that students master these exception to the English Language. Homonym Bingo provides a fun, engaging and play based way to differentiate the different word meanings and identify their correct spellings.
Furthermore, since Homonym Bingo requires students to take turns playing and drawing cards, each student will have a chance to read the homonyms, as well as differentiate and identify. In addition, this game promotes collaboration and conversation about the content. As the student checks and discusses the other players work to see if the word they selected is correct they will be further reinforcing their learning and integration of homonym use.
This resource includes: an introduction, directions hand outs for each student, 4 different Bingo cards, and a set of game pieces (age appropriate sentences using each homonym)