Word Root Task Cards Using Word Pairs | Set 1 | Print & Digital | ELA Test Prep!

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Rachel Lynette
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Use these 32 multiple choice cards to practice word root meanings. Each card features two words with the same root and a choice of meanings. Students must use their knowledge of the word meanings to infer the correct answer. A student answer sheet for students to record their answers is included along with an answer key for self-checking. There is also a Challenge Card that can be used in conjunction with any other card to extend the activity. These task cards are perfect for test prep and will work well at literacy centers, stations, for partner work, or with the whole class using a game like Scoot.


What's included?

  • Directions & Suggestions
  • 32 Task Cards - Color
  • 32 Task Cards - Blackline
  • Challenge Card
  • Cover Card
  • Student Response Sheets
  • Answer Key


Common Core Standards addressed in this set:

L.4 for grades 4, 5 and 6:

Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words and phrases based on grade 4 reading and content, choosing flexibly from a range of strategies.

Use common, grade-appropriate Greek and Latin affixes and roots as clues to the meaning of a word.

Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words and phrases based on grade 4 reading and content, choosing flexibly from a range of strategies.


Also available in a money-saving Prefixes, Suffixes, and Roots Task Card Bundle

For Task Cards on using word roots in sentences, check out Set 2.

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Purchasing this product grants permission for use by one teacher in his or her own classroom. If you intend to share with others, please purchase an additional license.

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This product is happily brought to you by Rachel Lynette & Cassi Noack of Minds in Bloom. :)

SKU: 241536

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