Word Parts Pack: Prefixes, Root Words, & Suffixes Activity Mini-Unit (13 pgs)
What the knowledge of word parts (prefixes, root words, suffixes) can do to a student's test scores in ELA is amazing. It gives them the ability to make educated guesses rather than random guesses on challenging vocab words.
>Appropriate for grade 6+ >13 pgs (including cover & key)
>The pack has both: *Word part activities *Meanings & examples handouts of all the most common word parts (can be used as a year-long reference)
>Both group & independent activities such as: peer quizzing, graphic organizers, worksheets, four pages of detailed reference lists of common word parts, and a crossword puzzle.
>It ends with a group activity, Student Dictionary. The final project can be put on the in school library - dictionaries made by kids. Fun!
>The Student Dictionary activity is especially flexible time-wise. Depending on teacher requirements, the activity can be done in a day or last several days.
>The pack can be completed in a couple of days by mid level classes in high school, or, drawn out for a good week for 6-8th grade.
>Perfect for the sub folder as well, especially for a multi-day absence.