Students are introduced by PowerPoint to 10 commonly used suffixes. Each suffix has example words that are supported by colorful graphics. The PowerPoint goes over the rules "Final E", "Changing y to i" and "doubling consonants" when applying suffixes. There are 6 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 suffixes and their rules. 27 pages
-y, -ing, -ed, -less, -er, -ist, -or, -est, -ful, -ous
Changing "y" to "i"
• Suffix List - list of common suffixes.
• Suffix One Who - Students select the correct suffix to make a proper word.
• Suffix Breakdowns - Students separate the suffix from the base word then use the word to write a sentence.
• Suffix Breakdowns II - Students separate the suffix from the base word then use the word to write a sentence.
• Suffix Match Ups - Students make words from a set of suffixes and base words.
• Suffix Quizzes - Goes along with the PowerPoint or can be used as worksheets. 6 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 suffix 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 - Bundle
Participles: Past "ed" and Present "ing"
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