Have your first graders conquered the compound word? It's time to find out! Use this quick reading assessment to evaluate your students’ abilities to read compound words, such as sunflower, bookcase, and cowboy.
Fish + bow = fishbow...? No, that's not right! Engage your young learners in understanding and forming compound words with this fun worksheet. Students will use words from a word bank to create compound words in this word structure activity.
This funny activity will get your students—and you—giggling! Help your first graders develop their understanding of compound words by having them make up their own silly words and draw illustrations to match.
Compound words are two words smushed together: haystack, softball, whiteboard, and many, many more. Memorize and use compound words -- even make your own -- with our practice materials. We have lots of ways to become queen or king of compound words, with games, activities, quizzes, and worksheets, plus lesson plans for teachers and caregivers. Help turn your kid into a compound words superhero with our expert-reviewed materials.