Students are introduced by PowerPoint to 9 commonly used prefixes. Each prefix has example words that are supported by colorful graphics. There are 5 quizzes that go directly along with the PowerPoint that can be done as a class, in groups or as individuals. There are 4 additional worksheets to practice what they have learned.
This unit can be used in several grades.
• PowerPoint introducing commonly used prefixes. 21 pages
un-, re-, pre-, non-, dis-, mis-, im-, over-, under-
• Prefix List - list of common prefixes.
• Prefix "Nots" - Students correct sentences using the proper prefix.
• Prefix Breakdowns - Students separate the prefix from the base word then use the word to write a sentence.
• Prefix Breakdowns II - Students separate the prefix from the base word then use the word to write a sentence.
• Prefix Match Ups - Students make words from a set of prefixes and base words.
• Prefix Quizzes - Goes along with the PowerPoint or can be used as worksheets. 5 pages
• Answer Sheets - Answers for quizzes and worksheets.
From The Developer:
I was a 2nd and 3rd grade elementary teacher for 33 years. I'm now a teaching librarian. It was always a struggle to find a good prefix resource, so I helped develop this comprehensive unit. Since this is an important subject to cover in early elementary years, we hope you find it useful.
Prefixes, Suffixes and Roots
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