Compound Words Tiered Assignment
Illinois Learning Standards
||Students who meet the standard can apply word analysis and vocabulary skills to comprehend selections.
Stage A Performance Descriptors:
Use appropriate strategies of decoding (e.g., illustrations, phonics, word patterns, context clues) to recognize unknown words when reading material.
||Use the provided words to decide the correct order of pairs to make familiar compound words.
||Make a poster that illustrates each simple word and the new compound word they form.
||Look around the classroom and in books to find examples of compound words.
||Write out the discovered compound words and illustrate them in a booklet.
||Write a poem or story that uses compound words (student generated) that make the story or poem interesting.
||Illustrate the compound words to make the story or poem interesting to look at as well as to read.