Commonly Confused Words Worksheet: Principal vs. Principle

About this Worksheet:

Principal and principle sound alike, but their meanings are different. Principal may be a noun or an adjective. As a noun it means someone or something in a high position. As an adjective it means highest. Principle is a noun meaning a basic truth, quality or law. Using this printable worksheet, students choose principal or principle to complete each sentence. You may find it helpful for Common Core Standards for Language for 4th grade, although it may also be useful for other students.