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Onomatopoeia Worksheets | Sound Words

The concept of onomatopoeia, also called sound words, has been around for thousands of years. In primitive times, onomatopoeia was the only tool of communication between humans. Whether it's prose or poetry, using sound words with nuance had always been synonymous with music, fun, and learning. Team up with students of grade 5 through grade 8 as they gear up to study, practice, and master one of the most celebrated figurative aspects of writing. Watch your language dance to a new-found rhythm with our printable onomatopoeia worksheets.

Onomatopoeia Chart

Onomatopoeia Chart

Onomatopoeia are words packed with a lot of buzz and excitement. This printable chart, which defines and gives examples of onomatopoeia, instantly helps any student embarking on their sound-word journey.

Circling Onomatopoeia

Circling Onomatopoeia

Knowingly or unknowingly, we use sound words every day in life. It's in the screech of the car, and it's in the quack of the duck. In this pdf worksheet, 5th grade children circle all the onomatopoeic instances.

Finding Sound Words for Pictures

Finding Sound Words for Pictures

There is a song-like mellifluousness to onomatopoeia that makes it an amazing tool. In this worksheet pdf, grade 5 children find correct sound-words for images. Here's onomatopoeia fluttering to impress!

Cut and Glue Activity

Cut and Glue Activity

A recent study proves that the poetic element of onomatopoeia makes them such a great pleasure. In this printable worksheet, 5th grade children cut each sound-word and glue it to the correct picture.

Matching Onomatopoeia

Matching Onomatopoeia

If your observation skills are great, chances are not a day passes by when you don't experience an onomatopoeic spell. Assist 6th grade children in this exercise where they match each situation to the sound it generates.

Writing Onomatopoeia for each Word

Writing Onomatopoeia for each Word

Students who dream high never take their onomatopoeic learning for granted. Join hands with the young sound-word scholars in this worksheet pdf, as they find as many sound words as they can think of for each object.

Onomatopoeia Word Search

Onomatopoeia Word Search

This printable word search exercise helps students of grade 6 augment their onomatopoeic uptake, inspired by things that enthuse them big league. They find a sound word to describe each picture.

Completing Sentences with Sound-words

Completing Sentences with Sound-words

This printable revives the onomatopoeic passion of grade 7 students, and ensures they get to fully upskill themselves. Help them complete each sentence with an appropriate sound-word from the box.

Rewriting with Onomatopoeia

Rewriting with Onomatopoeia

An ideal way for the 8th grade children to excel in their onomatopoeic learning is to look for them every time they hear a sound. In this pdf worksheet, they rewrite each sentence by using an appropriate onomatopoeia.