Homophones Matching Game… Just Play Like Dominoes!

Homophones Matching Game Third Grade Dominoes

What is a homophone? Easy! There are different definitions of homophones in many dictionaries. I stick to the basic rule: If the prefix ‘homo’ means ‘same’ and ‘phone’ comes from the word ‘phoneme’ which means ‘sound’, then the term ‘homophone’ means ‘same sound’. This definition is simple and easy to remember.

Homophones Meaning and Examples

Homophones can be found as pairs or triplets. Think of write, right and rite – that’s a triplet. The doubles are more common, such as peace/piece, stare/stair, cent/sentcereal/serial, whether/weather, patience/patients, sweet/suite, etc.

Homophones Matching Game

I have prepared a set of 50 Homophone pairs in these Domino Cards. You’re welcome to check them out. I love making games, and if my students are addicted to them, then yours will be too!

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This Post Has 2 Comments

  1. WiseOwlFactory

    Terrific idea! Games help so much and this one is educational, so that is the best part. Carolyn

  2. Cynthia

    Love the domino idea! My students love games also and that is one of my favorite things to make.
    Glad I found your blog. I'm your newest follower! 🙂


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