178 Printable Compound Words

Compound Words – 178 Cards – Ideal to cut up as puzzles – mix and match and play literacy games – learning about compound words.

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AU/UK Spelling - Comic Sans

AU/UK Spelling - D'Nealian

AU/UK Spelling - NSW Foundation

AU/UK Spelling - QLD Beginners

AU/UK Spelling - SA Beginners

AU/UK Spelling - Sassoon Infant

AU/UK Spelling - TAS Beginners

AU/UK Spelling - Vict. Pre-cursive (WA/NT/VIC)

AU/UK Spelling - Zaner-Bloser

US Spelling - Comic Sans

US Spelling - D'Nealian

US Spelling - Sassoon Infant

US Spelling - Zaner-Bloser

How to use this teaching resource

  • Print out cards (print smaller if you like) use one set for classification games such as classify by ‘double letters’ etc – loads of ideas from ‘101 Word Card Activities‘. Cut the other set down the middle using either a straight cut or zigzag puzzle cut – children match the 2 pieces.
  • Use the puzzle pieces above to make up ‘silly compound words’ – for example – jellyglasses, bedbox, earberg, ladysaver. Children draw funny pictures to match..
  • Use the words for examples of phonics – Match with Phonics Charts
  • We have made these up as A4 size so that you can then have the choice of printing them as is or reducing them easily to A5 or smaller using your printer settings.
  • You can make this rhyming activity more difficult by also cutting down the middle so that the children need to match the word and picture as well as the rhyming patterns.
  • As a class, in groups or individually – brainstorm and add new compound words (great homework activity). Go for a ‘word walk’ and find more in environmental print and books.
  • Using the cut up pieces above – play ‘concentration’ – turn them all over – children take turns turning over 2 pieces – try to find the matching pairs.
  • Make smaller black and white copies easily by printing 3 or more to a page – ideal for children to cut up and paste the matching pairs.
  • Pop them into your labelled pockets, or small washing powder boxes – and add to your ever growing class word cards collection – ready for grab and go games word card activities
  • Why IMMERSE Your Children in Words....
  • All the activities from '101 Fun Word Card Activities' are fantastic with these Words ...... (DON'T FORGET TO UTILIZE THIS TERRIFIC RESOURCE EVERYDAY)

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