For many students, a lesson on compound words marks the first time they become aware of the component parts of words. This kicks off the process of learning about word roots, suffixes and prefixes.

This compound words flashcard games, puzzles and stations pack will help students understand what a compound word is. They will be able to identify, divide and make compound words.

TIP: Print on card and laminate for durability.

 

CONTENT

 

1. FLASHCARDS
ACTIVITIES: Flashcards/Ideas:
Teacher notes included.

• Print multiple copies and play lotto/memory games with:
~ Picture cards matching picture cards
~ Matching compound words cards to picture cards
~ Matching compound words to compound words
• Laminate whole baseboard and match the compound word cards to the pictures.
• Print multiple copies and play high energy ‘Snap’.

 

2. PUZZLES
ACTIVITY: Compound Word Puzzles
Cut and laminate for durability.
Simple puzzle match activity: Example - Pic 1: butter + Pic 2: fly = a new word butterfly.

 

3. STATIONS
Teacher notes included.

STATION 1: Compound Word/Not a Compound Word
• Headers
• Picture Flashcards
~ There are 36 pictures in total. Make your choice of flashcards before putting in a station.
• Recording Sheet
~ Spaces for 10 answers under each heading

STATION 2: Spin-a-word Game
• Spinners 1 and 2 with 8 words each
• Recording Sheet
~ Word #1/Word #2/New Word/Real or Nonsense

STATION 3: Flashcard Match Up
• 6 word cards per page, plus blanks = 32 words
• Recording Sheet
• Match a yellow-starred word flashcard to a green-starred word flashcard to create a compound word

SPAG: Compound Words Games Stations

£3.00Price
  • PAGE COUNT: 43

    AGE RANGE: 6-8 YEARS

    FILE TYPE: ZIP