This product includes 9 word part cards with visuals and definitions, 9 vocabulary word cards, 9 definition cards, and a word builder mat to help students visualize how word parts come together to create the meaning of each vocabulary word. Use these materials to teach blending and segmenting complex words, using context clues and existing knowledge to discern the meanings of unfamiliar words, and/or auditory comprehension strategies. Bonus points if students generate their own words using the word parts!
Word parts: in, ex, de, pend, tern, press, ent, al, ion
Vocabulary words with definitions: depend, dependent, independent, depress, depression, express, expression, internal, external
Looking for more? Check out my other products in the Building Blocks of Vocabulary Series, Roots & Affixes Mash-Up 2
and Attribute Scavenger Hunts Booklet