Word Addition: Compound Words 1

Updated on Feb 14, 2014
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Using a picture as a clue, kids put two words together to make a compound word for each item on this second grade reading worksheet. To make compound words, kids add two words together to make a new one, as in news + paper = newspaper. Reading compound words is an important part of decoding and word recognition.

For more practice, check out Compound Words 2 and 3.