Science Root Word Wall (Prefixes, Roots, and Affixes)

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Use these vocabulary and/or word wall cards to teach your students true science literacy. You can study one or more per week or just use them in each unit as needed! There are over 140 root, prefix, or affix cards provided. Each card contains the root word/affix, its meaning, and at least one science vocabulary word. Perfect for any classroom, from elementary to high school! This pdf is in black and white so that you can easily print on bright colored card stock to hang or display around your classroom. There are many ways to use these cards in the classroom!


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- 140 root/affix cards

Vocabulary included stems from a range of scientific fields- physical science, earth science, life science and engineering fields and focuses on developing science literacy and fluency. Perfect for the NGSS aligned classroom!

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75 pages
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