Teaching of roots increases a students vocabulary and gives them more tools to work with when trying to figure out the meaning of an unknown word.
-Learning two roots a week is a great way to insure that your students are getting exposure to the most common roots in a efficient and effective way
This pack includes:
60 of the most commonly used roots.
60 circle map activities to help build schema and promote understanding of the roots more by: drawing a picture, coming up with examples of the root and writing a sentence with a word of their choice.
In addition, there is a “I have, Who has..?” game to review all 60 roots. Break it up every few weeks, for a great for review and informal assessment.
*Roots are learning objectives of the new Common Core Standards
Roots span grades 1st-6th
L 1.4, L.2.4, L.3.4, L.4.4,