English /Grammar & Language /Compound Words

Browse our collection of compound word worksheets, activities, word searches and resources aimed at improving students' spelling skills. A compound word is a word that has been formed from the grouping of two or more words. For example, 'butter' + 'fly' = 'butterfly', 'pan' + 'cakes' = 'pancakes'.

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Compound Words Match (1)

Cut and paste to join words and make compound words.

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