Building Vocabulary through Prefixes, Roots, and Suffixes

Grade Levels
4th - 8th
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Understanding prefixes, roots, and suffixes is an essential strategies for understanding and inferring new vocabulary. By understanding the meanings of Greek and Latin prefixes, roots, and suffixes students gain the tools they need for decoding difficult words and improve reading, spelling, and vocabulary skills.

Help to build students' vocabulary skills through understanding prefixes, roots and suffixes. This product contains 36 prefixes, roots, and suffixes (12 of each). Choose to target them all at once or once a week through color coded definition circles, a matching game, and a personal dictionary for each targeted affix. Target circles are great for creating a colorful word wall!

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