Do you know many compound words for first grade? If you need some to teach a lesson or to explain them to your students, then this article will help. There are some games, worksheets, and online resources for you to use.
A compound word is made by putting two words together.
There are many compound words for first grade that students can understand and enjoy working with. Following are some activities and worksheets for the classroom.
Compound words work really well in matching games. Just print out the words on heavy paper, cut them out, and make a matching activity. There are 20 compound words at First School Years that are appropriate for first grade students. Apples4TheTeacher has word search games with compound words that you can print out for classroom use.
Here is a worksheet that has practice questions for compound words for first grade students.
A. ponytail, backyard, grasshopper, earthquake, pancake, dragonfly, jellyfish, lipstick, toothbrush, playground
C. 1. sunrise, 2. popcorn, 3. afternoon, 4. haircut, 5. cowboy, 6. fireplace, 7. newspaper, 8. football, 9. scarecrow, 10. bulldog