Whoops! Something went wrong.

Click here to refresh the page

Affixes and Root Sort Literacy Center (Common Core Aligned L.4.4)

Affixes and Root Sort Literacy Center (Common Core Aligned L.4.4)
Affixes and Root Sort Literacy Center (Common Core Aligned L.4.4)
Affixes and Root Sort Literacy Center (Common Core Aligned L.4.4)
Affixes and Root Sort Literacy Center (Common Core Aligned L.4.4)
Affixes and Root Sort Literacy Center (Common Core Aligned L.4.4)
Affixes and Root Sort Literacy Center (Common Core Aligned L.4.4)
Affixes and Root Sort Literacy Center (Common Core Aligned L.4.4)
Affixes and Root Sort Literacy Center (Common Core Aligned L.4.4)
Grade Levels
Common Core Standards
Product Rating
File Type

PDF (Acrobat) Document File

Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.

992 KB|15 pages
Share
Product Description
This product aligns with Common Core State Standards: L.4.4 Use common, grade-appropriate Greek and Latin affixes and roots as clues to the meaning of a word (e.g., telegraph, photograph, autograph).

This is a literacy center that I have used in my classroom to help the students understand how to break words down to their basic parts to gain understanding of the meaning of the word. Students use it as a basic sort and then begin to work with and manipulate the words to see what they have in common (thereby finding the meaning of the affix or root). The writing of definitions and sentences helps to cement the definition in students’ minds. After they have learned the word part they will often come and show me where they have found it other texts that they are reading.

I have this as a part of my regular literacy centers. I introduce the first sort whole group and go over how to complete the activity. After that students are responsible for completing the activity on their own during center time.

Purchase includes: 12 Weekly Sorts with Directions including: Prefixes (un-, re-, pre-, uni-, bi-, pre-, non-, over-, sub-, mis-, de-, dis-, im/in-, tele-, under-) Suffix (-ly, -less, -ful, -er/-or, -tion, -al/-ial, -ness, -ment, -en) Latin Roots (vis-, trans-, geo-, -rupt, -terr, -tract) and Greek Roots (bio-, graph-, phon-, scope-, photo-, meter/metr-)
Total Pages
15 pages
Answer Key
N/A
Teaching Duration
3 months
Report this Resource
Loading...
$5.00
Digital Download
More products from Dale Anna Cryan
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
$5.00
Digital Download
Teachers Pay Teachers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign up