Teaching compound words is tons of fun! Besides the compound Boogie... Mrs. Brown and I used these cubes to help kids put together two words to make one.
We created these blocks ahead of time in sets of 10 for Word Work in the Daily 5.
Students got the blocks in two different colors. One color was always for the beginning and the other color was always for the ending.
Then the student was to match up the words shown here.
Then on a worksheet they would write ______ + ______= ________________________