Make a Prefix-Suffix Flip Book
By fourth grade, when kids start reading more sophisticated literature, chances are, they're also encountering unfamiliar words that are longer and hard to decode. Words like "transportation" and "pre-determination" can be daunting on paper, but don't let that discourage your child.
Here's an activity that will help your fourth grader tackle complex words by looking at their prefixes and suffixes. All you need is construction paper, a stapler, and markers to start. The result? An easy-to-use prefix or suffix flip-book for your child that will help her improve her reading and vocabulary!
What You Need:
- Construction paper
- Copy paper cut into fourths