Compound Words Worksheets

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Do you know what's common between a lunch box, playground, or an airplane? Well, nothing at all except that all are compound words! Compound words may seem long at first glance, but this doesn't need to scare or intimidate our young readers and spellers. We will tell you why or how with a series of some very interesting and engaging activities like identifying compound words, creating compound words, breaking compound words into two words, matching compound words to pictures stored in our worksheets that will, in fact, make learning compound words quite enjoyable and easy.

These worksheets are designed for students of grade 1, grade 2, and grade 3.

CCSS – L.2.4.D

Compound Words Chart

Familiarize children of 1st grade and 2nd grade with a lucid definition and kid-friendly examples of compound words with this printable and attractive chart.

Compound Words Chart

Coloring Compound Words

This free printable worksheet on coloring compound words will surely get children all jazzed about revising some known words or learning some new ones.

Coloring Compound Words

Matching Compound Words

Children will simply be unstoppable with this pdf worksheet of matching the pictures of words that convey the meaning of each compound word and the two words that make them presented as colorful images.

Matching Compound Words

Making Compound Words

Kids begin to get a sense of which two words may be combined to make a compound word with this free printable worksheet for 2nd grade and 3rd grade.

Making Compound Words

Breaking Down Compound Words

We can make reading and spelling long compound words easier by splitting them into smaller units. Wondering how? Let this printable pdf guide children through this.

 Breakdown Compound Words