Learn the building blocks of words-prefixes, suffixes, and roots-in order to unlock new vocabulary! By learning the etymology of words with Word Roots, students will enhance their vocabulary and improve their understanding of unfamiliar words.
Each lesson features the meanings of prefixes, roots, and suffixes used to form the vocabulary words. The activities following the lessons include opportunities to spell and define words by matching words to definitions; complete the sentence by choosing the correct word; define word parts; write sentences using words in the lesson; and complete an optional creative writing assignment.
Word Roots Level 1 replaces the previous Word Roots A1 book. This new version has been updated and improved! More effective activities to help students learn the meaning and spelling of roots, prefixes, and suffixes have been added, as well as more than 100 new vocabulary words. In addition, lesson reviews have been added to ensure that students retain what is taught in the lessons.
234 reproducible pages, softcover. Line-listed answer key included, along with a Latin prefix/root/suffix dictionary. Grades 5-12+.
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