Common Core State Standards
Use knowledge of the meaning of individual words to predict the meaning of compound words (e.g., birdhouse, lighthouse, housefly; bookshelf, notebook, bookmark).
4 teaching resources for those 'aha' moments
SMASH IT! Compound Words Game
Practice compound words with this set of 8 game boards and letter cards.
Compound Word Smash Up!
Help students practice creating compound words by matching 15 compound word cards with their corresponding decoded word cards.
Compound Word Dominoes
Practice making new words with this compound word matching game that includes 28 picture/word dominoes.
Building Compound Words - Puzzles
Practice building compound words with this set of 20 puzzles, each with three pieces—two smaller words and the compound word they form.