From my experience, teaching compound words is one of many fun literacy concepts to teach! Kids really enjoy putting two words together to make a new word or taking a word apart to make a new word. For most children, this is a time when they become aware that there are parts to words.
I’d like to share with you a simple compound word activity. With this Apple Compound Words FREE Printable, you would use this for independent practice as a follow-up to your lesson on compound words. This could be a way to check comprehension of compound words.