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These 15 words have prefixes or roots that are part of over 15,000 words–as many words as in most student dictionaries! Teach students to memorize these words and the meanings of their prefixes and roots and significantly improved their vocabulary. Check out my article on "How to Teach Greek and Latin Prefixes, Roots, and Suffixes" and our grade level Common Core vocabulary programs. How To Teach Reading, Student Dictionary, Teaching Reading Strategies, Power Words, Word Origins, Teaching Degree, Multiple Meaning Words, Academic Language, Core Vocabulary

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These 15 words have prefixes or roots that are part of over 15,000 words–as many words as in most student dictionaries! Teach students to memorize these words and the meanings of their prefixes and roots and significantly improved their vocabulary. Check out my article on "How to Teach Greek and Latin Prefixes, Roots, and Suffixes" and our grade level Common Core vocabulary programs.

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Trent Sampson
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This Guy Explains The Origins Of Words ‘Upper-‘ And ‘Lowercase,’ Others Join In With Interesting Typography Trivia As Well (13 Facts)

Linguists often get called the grammar police as what they have to say about language often sounds boring, but when it comes to etymologies, everyone seems to start listening and marvelling at language.

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How adorable is this?! We found it while perusing Pinterest for fall ideas and couldn't pass it up. Since we can't find a link, we assume that this is an original design of Tamara Herman, but please... Interactive Word Wall, Classroom Word Wall, Pot Storage, Descriptive Words, Teaching Language Arts, Uk Images, Teaching Literacy, Creative Classroom, Classroom Fun

McDonald's Inspired Interactive Word Wall

Photo Source: Pinterest.com | Tamara Herman How adorable is this?! We found it while perusing Pinterest for fall ideas and couldn't pass it up. Since we can't find a link, we assume that this is an original design of Tamara Herman, but please let us know if there is a different source for the photo/idea! McDonald's Inspired Word Wall Background: Yellow bulletin board paper. Title: "I'm Lovin' It!", "These Words Are Fried! {encourage students to replace "overcooked" words with the french fry…

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Christina Ortiz