Grades 4-5 Greek/Latin affixes
CCGPS ELA Language - Vocabulary Acquisition and Use
4th gr: CCGPSELA4LV4b: Use common, grade-appropriate Greek and Latin affixes and roots as clues to the meaning of a word (e.g., telegraph, photograph, autograph).
5th gr.: CCGPSELA5LV4b: Use common, grade-appropriate Greek and Latin affixes and roots as clues to the meaning of a word (e.g., telegraph, photograph, autograph).
Teacher Tips Kits and Books
Building Vocabulary from Word Roots, teaching kit in Media Center, purchased by Mrs. Wiles, Summer 2012. Includes detailed teacher book, guided practice book, Elmo documents, lesson plans, CD of lessons. (shelved near IB unit shelves)
Making Words, 4th Grade: 50 Hands-On Lessons for Teaching Prefixes, Suffixes, and Roots, by Patricia Cunningham, in Media Center (near IB unit shelves)
Ideas for Integrating these standards into Units
If You Were a Prefix
If You Were a Suffix four eBooks in the Destiny catalog. Click on #10 on Destiny home page
Prefixes and Suffixes and remember our zipcode twice
Pit Stop Prefixes
If You Were a Suffix, 5 paperback copies of book by Marcie Aboff, near Teacher IB Shelves
Happy Endings: A Story about Suffixes - 1 copy near Teacher IB Shelves
List of Common Greek and Latin roots and affixes 3 page .pdf list compiled by a teacher from Oakmil.org