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Prefixes Task Cards is a set of thirty task cards that provide students in middle school and upper elementary grades with lots of practice with prefixes. Included are lots of prefixes and a variety of activities.
Practicing with these cards, students learn the meanings that various prefixes add to a word, and they learn to build and use words with prefixes.
The activities include:
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Each card provides a short assignment that is a great length for centers, partner work, independent work, or class games like Footloose and Scoot. Print the cards on card stock, or have them laminated to use over and over.
Providing practice in the use of prefixes is a great way to help students develop their reading comprehension and written composition skills as well as their vocabulary. The variety of cards in this set will make it easy to differentiate for students of different abilities or students who work at different rates.
These task cards support standards for both reading and language.
You can see more vocabulary activities including slide presentations, activity sheets, and more task cards for lots of vocabulary topics including prefixes, suffixes, multiple meaning words, connotations, and figurative language in the Vocabulary Section of this store.
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