By Linda Ward Beech
Teach and review basic word study techniques—and reinforce reading fluency—with this unit that focuses on Latin and Greek roots! Includes three Latin root lessons, three Greek root lessons, and one combined lesson.
- from a word list, underline the Latin root in each word, then write the word meaning (use a dictionary to help you)
- read clues, then use the words provided to complete a puzzle
- from a word list, underline the Greek root of each word, then circle the best word meaning (3 meanings are provided for each word)
Discuss students' answers to clear up misconceptions and to reinforce the lesson element!