Students are making words in this activity. They are creating a word in a consonant-vowel-consonant patteren. This could be extended into word families or sight words. Students could do this as word work or at a station.
How to play spelling swamp
Print. Then make spelling words and add up scores. 30 ways to practice spelling words.
Free Greek root power point flash cards using pictures for those visual learners.
Print...make spelling words and add it up... 30 ways to practice spelling words.
10 Ways to Learn Sight Words: SW twister, shake bottles, craft stick puzzles, pillow jumping, shaving cream, slap it, catch the ball and say, play doh wikki stix, magnets, memory, rotten apple (pick apple shaped SW, if you know it it goes to basket, if not put on tree, if you get the rotten apple, put all your SW apples back on the tree!)
Zap It...a game I learned in grad school. Put high frequency words on sticks (these are foam sticks) and write zap it on a few sticks. The kids pull sticks from a container and read the words. If someone gets Zap It, all of the sticks go back in the bin. Great word work #daily5
Really fun idea for prefixes/suffixes/vocabulary!
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211-220 Uses knowledge of root words suffixes and prefixes to identify a word with a given meaning. Uses prefixes and suffixes and root words to construct a word with a given meaning. Divides words containing -able or -ible. Recognized words with specific Latin roots given only the meaning of that root.
FREE: five worksheets for prefixes, suffixes, and word roots