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Introduction to Homophones PowerPoint

PDF, PowerPoint | 37 pages|Grades: 2 - 3

A 37 slide editable PowerPoint template to be used when teaching correct usage of homophones.

Use this PowerPoint presentation when introducing students to the concept of homophones. The homophones specifically addressed include:

  • their, there and they’re
  • wear, where and we’re
  • your and you’re
  • to, two and too
  • by, buy and bye.

Some suggested follow-up activities for students are also included.

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      Australian Curriculum alignment

    • ACELA1486

      Recognise and know how to write most high frequency words including some homophonesElaborationsdrawing on meaning and context to spell single-syllable homophones, for example ‘break’ or ‘brake’ and ‘ate’ or ‘eightâ...

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    Sebastian Gould

    Hi There,
    The word BUY is at the top of the slide which refers to BYE as a salutation. I can fix it in PowerPoint, but you may wish to fix it also 🙂

    Sebastian Gould · Aug 6th, 2020

    Paul (Teach Starter)

    Hi Sebastian,

    Thanks for your comment. That is all fixed now!

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    Paul (Teach Starter) · Aug 6th, 2020


    Great resource, makes planning my lesson on homophones a breeze. Thank you.

    Veronica · Feb 21st, 2016

    Holly (Teach Starter)

    Hi Veronica,
    Thanks for your lovely comment. We are glad this resource has been useful to you!
    Kind regards,

    Holly (Teach Starter) · Feb 21st, 2016

    Resource Updates

    • Update of PowerPoint template design.

      Change by Stephanie (Teach Starter) May 11th, 2020

    • Fixed broken pptx file format link.

      Fix by Kristian Jul 22nd, 2018

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