These engaging worksheets can be used as a pretest, posttest or independent practice worksheets to check your students' understanding of 6 basic suffixes.
The first worksheet includes 20 words. Most of the words contain suffixes, but a few of the words do not (e.g. winter, bless, disaster). There are two verions of this first product. The directions in the first version instructs students to split the word into the two boxes (one for the base word and one for the suffix). The directions in the second version instructs students to do the same, PLUS write the meaning of the suffixed word in the right margin space.
The second worksheet consists of 13 sentences. Students must circle the suffixed words and then write the meaning of each word on the line. Most sentences include more than one suffixed word. When your students complete this worksheet, they will have identified the meanings of 24 words.
-er (as "more")
-er (as "a person")
Answer keys are included. Each worksheet is 2 pages, and can be photocopied back-to-back to create 2-sided worksheets.
******** You can also buy this product as part of a SUFFIX BUNDLE! Check out the link, if you're interested! Suffixes Bundle (un, re, mis, dis, pre) Includes 1 week lesson plans, Power Point, 3 worksheets, Suffix Concentration, I have… Who has… Suffix Game, Visual Aid, and Craftivity!
If you have time, take a peek at all of my suffix products! Just click on the links below!
Suffixes Powerpoint (-er, -est, -able, -ful, -less, -er)
Suffixes Worksheet (-er, -est, -able, -ful, -less, -er)
Suffix Concentration Cards (-er, -est, -able, -ful, -less, -er)
Beginning Suffixes (-er, -est, -able, -ful, -less, -er): I have… Who has…?
Suffix Tic Tac Toe and Word List
Suffix Multiple Choice Assessment
Suffix Concentration Cards (-ful, -less, -able, -er, -est, -er)
Suffix Pyramid Game
I Have… Who Has…? Suffixes Whole Class Activity
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