English Language Arts Lesson - Distinguish Between Similarly Spelled Words, Kindergarten

  • Activity 1 / Words Are Fun Worksheet

    Homonyms are words that sound the same but have different meanings and spellings. When it comes to using them, young authors sometimes get confused. This fun and cheery PDF worksheet will let them have practice seeing various familiar homonyms, and then using the familiar pictures to identify the homonym that matches correctly. They'll also work on their fine motor skills, which is a key skill for legible and communicable writing with young authors.

  • Activity 2 / Tricky Words Worksheet

    When it comes to writing, homonyms (words that sound the same but have different meanings and different spellings) can be tricky for young authors. That's why this brightly colored worksheet will give them practice using traceable lines to figure out what words in each of the easy-to-read sentences are homonyms. They'll work on fine motor skills as well, which is another important factor for effective writing with young authors.

  • Activity 3 / Pair Pears Worksheet

    Homophones are words that sound alike and mean different things, and they are also spelled differently. For young readers, knowing when to use the appropriate homophone can be tricky, so having familiar imagery to reference can help their understanding in reading and writing be stronger. With this free worksheet, they'll help their friend Pierre find all the words that sound the same, but are spelled different and mean different things. They'll use the traceable lines to connect them, and in doing so pick up a picture image to have in their head to help them differentiate.

  • Activity 4 / Sound Different Worksheet

    When two words sound alike but are spelled differently and mean different things, they're called homophones. Homophones can be tricky for new readers and writers because they can be confusing as to which definition and spelling is appropriate for use. This colorful homophone worksheet will help your child with the differences using familiar pictures to associate the words with. Using the traceable lines, the PDF will ask them to draw lines connecting the words that sound the same and give them concrete imagery for reference.

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