Greek and Latin Roots: Keys to Building Vocabulary

Author: Rasinski, Timothy

Publisher: Shell Education

ISBN: 1618137948

Category: Education

Page: 210

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Enhance instruction with an in-depth understanding of how to incorporate word roots into vocabulary lessons in all content areas. Suitable for K-12 teachers, this book provides the latest research on strategies, ideas, and resources for teaching Greek and Latin roots including prefixes, suffixes, and bases to help learners develop vocabulary, improve their comprehension, and ultimately read more effectively. Ideas on how to plan and adapt vocabulary instruction for English language learners are also included to help achieve successful results in diverse classrooms.

Greek and Latin Roots

Keys to Building Vocabulary

Author: Timothy Rasinski,Nancy Padak,Rick M. Newton,Evangeline Newton

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials

ISBN: 1425893643

Category: Education

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Suitable for K-12 teachers, this book provides the latest research on strategies, ideas, and resources for teaching Greek and Latin roots including prefixes, suffixes, and bases to help instruct learners in vocabulary development, improve their comprehension, and ultimately help learners to read more effectively. Written by leading authors and literacy experts, this book enhances instruction with an in-depth understanding of how to incorporate word roots into vocabulary lessons in all content areas. Strategies are presented to help teachers empower students with techniques for using roots to unlock word meaning while expanding their vocabularies and developing a genuine appreciation for words. Ideas on how to plan and adapt vocabulary instruction for English language learners are included to help achieve successful results in diverse classrooms. This resource is aligned to the interdisciplinary themes from the Partnership for 21st Century Skills and supports the Common Core and other state standards.

Greek and Latin Roots: Keys to Building Vocabulary

Author: Timothy Rasinski,Nancy Padak,Rick M. Newton,Evangeline Newton

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials

ISBN: 1425891578

Category: Education

Page: 208

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Suitable for K-12 teachers, this book provides the latest research on strategies, ideas, and resources for teaching Greek and Latin roots including prefixes, suffixes, and bases to help instruct learners in vocabulary development, improve their comprehension, and ultimately help learners to read more effectively. Written by leading authors and literacy experts, Greek and Latin Roots enhances instruction with an in-depth understanding of how to incorporate word roots into vocabulary lessons in all content areas. Strategies are presented to help teachers empower students with techniques for using roots to unlock word meaning while expanding their vocabularies and developing a genuine appreciation for words. Ideas on how to plan and adapt vocabulary instruction for English language learners are included to help achieve successful results in diverse classrooms. This resource is aligned to the interdisciplinary themes from the Partnership for 21st Century Skills and supports the Common Core State Standards. 208pp.

Building Vocabulary From Word Roots Student Book Lv 8 (4c)

4 Color Book

Author: Timothy V. Rasinski

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials

ISBN: 9781425806583

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 144

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The Teacher's Guide includes lesson plans with detailed notes about words from each root, overhead transparencies for introductory activities, standards-based connections, and differentiation strategies. A resource CD is also included with 50 bonus activities to support a variety of learning styles.

The Greek & Latin Roots of English

Author: Tamara M. Green

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 1442233281

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 304

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The Greek & Latin Roots of English approaches the study of Latin and Greek thematically: vocabulary is organized into various topics, from politics to philosophy, with chapters featuring cumulative exercises and notes to help students learn the pleasures (and pitfalls) of language study. The fifth edition features revised exercises, alphabetical vocabulary lists, and more.

Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots

Author: Elizabeth Osborne

Publisher: Prestwick House Inc

ISBN: 9781580492072

Category: English language

Page: 144

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Students learn the sources of hundreds of vocabulary words with this new, multi-year program. Unlike many programs that depend on rote memorization, Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots incorporates a variety of techniques to teach students the skills they need to determine the meaning of unfamiliar words, while also expanding sight vocabulary.Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots reinforces new words through:a format that capitalizes on word familiesassociative hooks and visuals to jog the memorybuilding language-analysis skillsexercises designed for maximum retentionMany vocabulary programs are focused on preparing students for a test from week to week, but Vocabulary from Latin and Greek Roots teaches skills that they can use for a lifetime.Teaches word analysis skills by focusing on root words.Additional notes on word and phrase histories build interestHumorous visual mnemonics reinforce recall.Book Five is recommended for 11th Grade.This is a student classroom edition. Tests and Answer Keys are available through the publisher but are only sold to schools and teachers.

Word Stems

A Dictionary

Author: John Kennedy

Publisher: Soho PressInc

ISBN: 9781569470510

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 297

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Provides a dictionary of common words and word stems along with lists of word stems with their definitions and roots.

Practice with Prefixes

Author: Tim Rasinski,Nancy Padak,Rick M. Newton,Evangeline Newton

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials

ISBN: 1425894887

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 240

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Written by Timothy Rasinski, Nancy Padak, Rick M. Newton, and Evangeline Newton, this resource presents the most frequently encountered Latin prefixes in English, as well as introductory Greek prefixes. Each lesson provides content explanations, instructional guidelines, and student activities. ZIP file also includes suggestions for extension activities and assessment. This resource is correlated to the Common Core State Standards. 240pp.

NTC's Dictionary of Latin and Greek Origins

Author: Robert Moore

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education

ISBN: 9780844283210

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 400

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This unique reference equips students with vocabulary skills that will last a lifetime. Students study Latin and Greek roots and learn the huge number of English words that derive from them. The impressive number of entries and explanations, presented in a light and non-threatening manner, will give students the vocabulary boost they need.

Starting with Prefixes and Suffixes

Author: Rasinski, Timothy

Publisher: Shell Education

ISBN: 1618139126

Category: Education

Page: 218

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Dive into prefixes and suffixes where students in grades 2–4 will expand their vocabularies and improve their word knowledge. Starting with Prefixes and Suffixes is a standards-based resource that introduces common Latin and Greek prefixes and suffixes and presents them in ways that are easy to understand and apply. Each lesson provides necessary content explanations, instructional guidelines, and activities to help students decipher meaning by analyzing work parts and word groups. Additional resources are offered to assist teachers facilitate learning with an appendix offering more activities, extensions, and flashcards. This resource is correlated to College and Career Readiness and other state standards.

Red Hot Root Words

Mastering Vocabulary with Prefixes, Suffixes and Root Words

Author: Dianne Draze

Publisher: PRUFROCK PRESS INC.

ISBN: 1593630379

Category: Education

Page: 119

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Help students improve their mastery of the English language and acquire the keys for understanding thousands of words by studying Greek and Latin word parts (prefixes, root words, and suffixes). This is one of the most complete, usable presentations of vocabulary development using word parts you will find. A knowledge of word parts gives students a head start on decoding words in reading and testing situations. This is the first book in the two-book series. Each of the well-developed lessons in this text includes: one to three word parts along with meanings and sample words, five vocabulary words that use the prefixes or root words, definitions and sample sentences for each of the five words, a practice exercise that lets students apply knowledge of the words and their meanings, and a one-page review worksheet for one or two lessons that presents more unique opportunities to work with the prefixes and root words and to see how they are combined with suffixes. In addition to the student pages, the teacher's information includes: an extensive listing of the most common prefixes, root words, and suffixes; their meanings and sample words; additional words for each lesson; and lesson ideas to supplement the word being studied. For older students, use Red Hot Root Words, Book 2. Grades 3–5

Greek and Latin Roots

Teaching Vocabulary to Improve Reading Comprehension

Author: Trisha Callella

Publisher: Learning Works

ISBN: 9780881603811

Category: Education

Page: 144

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A strong vocabulary is the foundation for reading comprehension. In fact, vocabulary is the foundation of all areas of literacylistening, speaking, reading, and writing. The activities in this resource incorporate all areas of literacy to maximize the transfer of vocabulary into your students' reading comprehension.

Getting to the Roots of Content-Area Vocabulary (Grade 3)

Author: Timothy Rasinski,Nancy Padak,Rick M. Newton,Evangeline Newton

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials

ISBN: 1425896278

Category: Education

Page: 176

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Take your students beyond mere memorization of words by taking a roots approach to learning! This resource, geared towards third grade students, focuses on root words for specific content areas such as science or social studies. Teaching tips and strategies, standards-based lessons, and student activity pages are included to make teaching a breeze and learning fun! By implementing the resources provided in this book into your vocabulary instruction, students will learn to expand their vocabularies by learning how words are built from the roots up!

Root Awakenings

Vocabulary Development Using Classical Word Roots

Author: Craig Sirles

Publisher: Stipes Pub Llc

ISBN: 9780875635811

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 191

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Our Greek and Latin Roots

Author: James Morwood

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 9780521699990

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 72

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Charts the historial spread of the classical languages throughout the English-speaking world and uncovers the central part they play in giving English its current shape. Latin and Greek are often called 'dead' languages. Our Greek and Latin Roots takes readers on a journey of exploration through their own language, helping them to uncover just how central a part Greek and Latin play in giving English the shape it has today. Full of fascinating information and stimulating exercises, this book is entirely accessible to teachers and students with little or no knowledge of classical languages.

English Words from Latin and Greek Elements

Author: Donald M. Ayers,R. L. Cherry

Publisher: University of Arizona Press

ISBN: 9780816508990

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 290

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Presents an overview of the development of the English language and examines the formation of words especially from Greek and Latin roots. Also discusses definitions and usage.

Fab Vocab: Greek and Latin Roots

Reproducible Games and Activities That Teach 25 Key Roots

Author: Sheila Wheaton

Publisher: Teaching Resources

ISBN: 9781338153644

Category: Education

Page: 112

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Engaging activity sheets help students independently build words and analyze their meanings, while motivating multiplayer games offer a fun way to review and reinforce vocabulary words they have learned from the activities. A delightful way to boost vocabulary, comprehension, and spelling skills.

Just in Time Vocabulary

Author: Elizabeth L. Chesla

Publisher: Learning Express Llc

ISBN: 9781576855072

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 206

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This “Cram†series serves the reader who needs to review and learn specific material in a short period of time for the purpose of passing an important test, such as an exit exam, admissions test, vocational exam, or certification exam. In ten streamlined chapters, readers learn the most often tested vocabulary words and discover timesaving study skills and essential test-taking strategies. Each chapter has special features designed to make studying fast and efficient, including tips on handling multiple choice questions, using context to determine meaning, and easy to remember terms, rules, and shortcuts.