Using Word Parts to Determine the Meaning of Words
Give your readers the tools to decipher the meaning of Greek and Latin based words. In this lesson they review the meaning of commonly used prefixes, suffixes and roots and then practice constructing and deciphering words.
Help students decode tricky language in the Declaration of Independence with an integrated vocabulary and history lesson. After reviewing vocabulary as a class, students will rewrite the Declaration of Independence in kid-friendly language.
Teaching fifth grade vocabulary? Be sure to check out this range of material, which includes an adverb acting game and several worksheets featuring classic works of children's literature. Fifth grade vocabulary resources like these make building familiarity with unknown words not quite so challenging. For kids who may need a review or aren't quite at the fifth grade level, browse our fourth grade vocabulary resources.