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Book: Thumbtacks, Earwax, Lipsick, Dipstick: What Is A Compound Word? By Brian Cleary. A lighthearted book seeks to defuse the beginning reader’s fear of long compound words by showing that they are made up of short simple ones.
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Thumbtacks, Earwax, Lipstick, Dipstick, What Is a Compound Word?- You'll find the answer inside this book--it's a stockpile of compound words! Brian P. Cleary's upbeat rhymes and Brian Gable's sidesplitting illustrations bring compound words to life. We've highlighted the compound words with colored type to make them easy to identify. This book could be used to explain what a compound word is and what it is not, using fun pictures! By Brain Cleary
Thumbtacks, Earwax, Lipstick, Dipstick: What Is a Compound Word? (Words Are Categorical): Brian P. Cleary, Brian Gable: 9780761349174: Amazon.com: Books
This wacky title explains what compound words are and provides an overabundance of examples, all in bouncy, rhyming verse and accompanied by kid-friendly, cartoon illustrations.
Your kiddos will love this fun and adorable lollipop compound word matching game. As they move the lollipops to make compound words they record th...
Fun idea to introduce compound words! this will be important for my mail order husband.
Compound Words flip book - student made! Plus, this could be adapted for various grade level!
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Compound word activity as well as other great ideas. This was done by a first grade teacher, but most ideas could be adapted for older grades.
Free Printable Vocabulary Activities Paint sample compound words. Love it, interactive way to get students to come up with their own compound words.