Reading comprehension is based upon the meaning readers give words. The more vocabulary words students know, the better they are able to understand what they read. Therefore, rich vocabulary also improves the ability for students to communicate through speaking, listening, and writing as well. Knowing Greek and Latin roots will help students tackle difficult content-area related text and improve their understanding on high-stakes test.
Use this powerpoint to teach your students Greek and Latin root words and their meanings. The visuals and photos help all students understanding and visualize the meaning of the root and its meaning. Included in this powerpoint is cent, centi.