When students learn the meaning of root words and can recognize those roots in more complex words they are equipped to decode unfamiliar words they encounter. 2 l 4 b determine the meaning of the new word formed when a known prefix is added to a known word.
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2nd grade root words worksheets. Five games in this lesson. Then match each sufﬁx with its correct root word. Write the new word in the space provided.
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Make new words from a root word by adding a prefix or suffix. Able to down load questions see more. Root words activities for 2nd grade 3rd grade 4th grade and 5th grade.
2 rfs 3 d decode words with common prefixes and suffixes. Make new words from a root word by adding a prefix. Use these worksheets to improve vocabulary and word usage and introduce compound words synonyms antonyms homonyms homophones and affixes.
Learning root words is an effective strategy that can magically open up the mind to comprehend multiple words in many other languages besides english. Includes a 1 minute teaching video 3 quizzes and a game. Our root word worksheets exploit this strategy quite comprehensively to help children of grade 1 through grade 6 gain the most out of it.
Some of the worksheets displayed are second grade vocabulary work add the correct prefix to the front of each base word name base words latin and greek word roots grade 4 prefix root word suffix prefixes suffixes root words preteach academic vocabulary and concepts prefixes reading on the move. A prefix or suffix can often be added to these roots to form a new meaning for the word. Reading vocabulary and concept development prefixes suffixes.
With this educational worksheet on root words determine what the suffix or the prefix is in order to find the root. A root word is a word that can be made into a new word by adding a prefix or a suffix. Root words provide the foundation upon which the meaning of a word forms.
Prefixes worksheets prefixes worksheets identify prefixes worksheets common core state standards. Click image to enlarge. Plant seeds for a lifetime of reading writing and speaking success with our root words worksheets.
Choose the word that has the same meaning as that in a sentence. Vocabulary and word usage worksheets for grade 2. Circle the word that has the same meaning.
Use the sufﬁxes and base words to make new words. Showing top 8 worksheets in the category root word 2nd grade. Root words are unique from affixes in that they can fully stand on their own and they do not need the help of a word part to make sense and have a distinct meaning.
What is the root word. Worksheets vocabulary grade 2. This activity is a great way to keep students involved and learning both in the classroom and at.