Foldable idea for root words, This would also be great for describing - label the center and write - function, category, location, what other words go with it and put the answers under the flaps. Artic too - sound in the middle words on the flap and phrase or sentence under the flap!
Word Identification #2- The Root of it All Bulletin Board. This would be great for learning any prefixes, suffixes, and root words. Have students place similar prefixes, suffixes, or root word on a certain part of the tree. Like un- on the branches and in- on the bark of the tree.
This is a great way for students to learn their prefixes. Under each flap their is a list of words that uses each prefix. This is a good tool to have when students are writing. They could do this in their writing journals so when they are stuck they know where it is.