Learning About Homonyms

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Grade Level
Elementary School
Length of Time
45 minutes

In this lesson, students will write the homonym for the words listed in the worksheet.

This lesson is for third through fifth grade students.


Students will learn:
About homonyms

Materials Needed

The worksheet I have included in this lesson
Pencils and erasers


First, you will copy the worksheet so that each one will have a copy.

Then, you will write some examples on the board so they will know how to do their worksheet.

After that, you will pass out the worksheets so they can work on them independently.

Worksheet - Homonyms

Directions - Write a homonym for the following words.

1. There -

2. Whole -

3. One -

4. Two -

5. For -

6. So -

7. Soul -

8. Right -

9. See -

10. Sun -

11. Threw -

12. By -

13. Some -

14. Tail -

15. Flower -

16. Mail -

17. Fare -

18. Here -

19. Pale -

20. Principle -


Each one is worth five points for a total of 100 points. You also should grade on the correct spelling of the homonyms they write.

100 to 90 = A

89 to 80 = B

79 to 70 = C

69 to 60 = D

Below 60 = F

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