Making New Words Worksheet

Making New Words Worksheet

How to teach Word Families

Using Making New Words Worksheet, students make new words using word families and beginning letter sounds.

Word Families help your students learn how to find patterns in sounds in their reading. These worksheets helps your students distinguish between real words and made up words that they can make.

Students make new words using the rimes ate, ock, and est. Then, make new words adding new initial sounds.


Other resources to use with this Making New Words Worksheet

If you are using this worksheet, your students are probably learning about Word Families!

Use this Word Family Flap Book Activity  as an additional resource for your students.

Introduce these worksheets by writing real and made up words on the board.  Next, students find examples of real words.  Then, students complete worksheet independently or with a partner. Finally, students think of other words that could be made with the rimes from the worksheet.  Challenge students to write sentences using the Letter U words from the worksheet.

Be sure to check out more Word Family Activities.


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