Greek and Latin Roots Level 1 Ready-to-Ship
Ideas for use:
1. Introduce root. Introduce each word and have student separate root from other parts of word (prefixes, suffixes). 2. Have student read sentence with underline root word. Use context clues to define the word. Challenge students to identify clues they used to figure out word meaning. 3. Have student read sentences with blanks. Match the word cards to sentences as a control. There is one sentence for each word. Write sentences with correct word. 4. Have student lay out sentence cards for each word. Have student create a new sentence using the word. 5. Advanced students may want to research the etymology of the words and find additional words for the root. They may want to create a book of roots.
LAFS: LAFS.4.L.3.4; LAFS.5.L.3.4
CCSS: CCSS.ELA.L.4.4B; CCSS.L.5.4B