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Introduction to Homophones PowerPoint

Free on Plus | 37 pages (PDF, PowerPoint)|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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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

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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

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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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