Is it time to plant the skill of prefixes into the minds of your students? If so this unit is perfect for your class. This unit is based on the following Common Core standards K thorugh 2nd grade:
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.K.4b Use the most frequently occurring inflections and affixes ((e.g., -ed, -s, re-, un-, pre-, -ful, -less)) as a clue to the meaning of an unknown word.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.1.4b -Use frequently occurring affixes as a clue to the meaning of a word.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.2.4b Determine the meaning of the new word formed when a known prefix is added to a known word ((e.g., happy/unhappy, tell/retell)).
This unit includes:
Common Core Alignment/Possible Teaching Schedule
• Prefixes un and re anchor chart
• Prefixes Song
• Reading Home Connection- Prefixes
• Un flipbook
• Re flipbook
• Planting Prefixes I Have, Who Has
• Plant a Prefix Printable
• Getting to the Root of Prefixes Printable
• Planting Prefixes Center/Small Group Activity
• Planting Prefixes Craftivity
• Prefix Vocabulary Quiz
• Prefix Decoding Word Check
Also this unit is perfect taught with the last story of Scott Foresman's Reading Street that has a phonics focus on the prefixes un- and re-.
Check out the preview to get an idea of the great activities involved in this unit. Happy Planting!