This vocabulary development unit covers 25 prefixes, roots, and/or suffixes with daily warm-ups and a weekly quiz. This unit has warm-ups for 5 weeks of vocabulary instruction covering common prefixes, roots, and/or suffixes: re, aud, mal, helio, geo, pod, in, sub, un, loc, pop, struct, tract, auto, graph, co, vor, dic, cred, vac, mort, nov, var, trans, and ir. There is a pre/post-test to gauge student growth.
All warm-ups and quizzes have keys.
Repetition helps to commit these prefixes, roots, and suffixes to memory to improve vocabulary skills. Context clues combined with keywords help to teach vocabulary reading strategies.