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Vocabulary 2
Vocabulary 2
Guided Lesson
Vocabulary 2
This unit not only builds students' vocabulary, it also enables students to explore how words are related, in meaning, sound and construction. Learners will also discover some of the ways words are constructed using derivational root words, prefixes, suffixes, and compound words. Students will also learn strategies we use to shorten words and phrases like acronyms and abbreviations.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Guided Lesson
Pairing Up Words
Pairing Up Words
Worksheet
Pairing Up Words
Give your students practice with an important fifth grade language arts skill: Combining words to form contractions and hyphenated compound words.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Combining Words
Combining Words
Lesson Plan
Combining Words
Condense and combine! In this lesson, students will learn how to combine words to form contractions and hyphenated compound words. Spelling becomes easy when it’s just a matter of pairing words up!
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Creating Compound Words
Creating Compound Words
Worksheet
Creating Compound Words
Students will gain insight into the meaning of compound words as they break each word into its two different parts.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Word Combos
Word Combos
Worksheet
Word Combos
Give your students practice combining words to create hyphenated compound words and contractions.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Word Root Round-Up
Word Root Round-Up
Worksheet
Word Root Round-Up
Help your child understand etymology with this fun worksheet, which challenges your child to match modern meaning with Latin roots.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Add-A-Word: Making Compound Words
Add-A-Word: Making Compound Words
Worksheet
Add-A-Word: Making Compound Words
Help your child with vocabulary and critical thinking with this worksheet, which asks him to make compound words by adding a new word to different word groups.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Compound and Hyphenated Compound Words 2
Compound and Hyphenated Compound Words 2
Exercise
Compound and Hyphenated Compound Words 2
For additional practice, have students complete this exercise that will give them mastery over compound and hyphenated words.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Exercise