L.5.4.B Worksheets, Workbooks, Lesson Plans, and Games

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.L.5.4.B

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"Use common, grade-appropriate Greek and Latin affixes and roots as clues to the meaning of a word (e.g., photograph, photosynthesis)."

These worksheets can help students practice this Common Core State Standards skill.

Worksheets

Word Root Round-Up
Worksheet
Word Root Round-Up
Help your child understand etymology with this fun worksheet, which challenges your child to match modern meaning with Latin roots.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Welcome to the Prefix Party
Worksheet
Welcome to the Prefix Party
Give your students a chance to practice using and identifying the meaning of common fifth grade prefixes.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Fix It with a Suffix
Worksheet
Fix It with a Suffix
In this exercise, students will strengthen their understanding of how suffixes change the meaning of a word.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Using Suffixes to Change Adjectives to Nouns
Worksheet
Using Suffixes to Change Adjectives to Nouns
This worksheet teaches students how to change adjectives to nouns using suffixes, such as turning "ready" into the word "readiness."
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Latin Root Words
Worksheet
Latin Root Words
Where do words get their meanings? In this worksheet, students match the meaning with its Latin root.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Root it Out: Word Sort
Worksheet
Root it Out: Word Sort
This cut-and-paste activity is a review of root words. Students will find the meaning of each root word by categorizing it and finding related words.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet

Lesson Plans

Using Word Parts to Determine the Meaning of Words
Lesson plan
Using Word Parts to Determine the Meaning of Words
Give your readers the tools to decipher the meaning of Greek and Latin based words. In this lesson they review the meaning of commonly used prefixes, suffixes and roots and then practice constructing and deciphering words.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Parts of Speech and Using Suffixes to Turn Adjectives Into Nouns
Lesson plan
Parts of Speech and Using Suffixes to Turn Adjectives Into Nouns
This engaging lesson will revisit the basic parts of speech and address why some words have can have more than one part of speech. Students will then enjoy a fun group challenge to turn adjectives into nouns by modifying the word endings.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Practice Using Prefixes to Determine Word Meaning
Lesson plan
Practice Using Prefixes to Determine Word Meaning
Students will learn how knowledge of word parts can help readers determine the meaning of words. This interactive lesson will have students reviewing and putting into practice some of the most common prefixes.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Roots, Prefixes, and Suffixes
Lesson plan
Roots, Prefixes, and Suffixes
Help your students determine the meaning of new and unfamiliar words using roots, prefixes, and suffixes. The skills learned in this lesson will strengthen your students’ vocabulary skills and will support decoding and spelling.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Word Wizards
Lesson plan
Word Wizards
Help your students become word wizards! In this creative and engaging lesson, students will review roots, prefixes, and suffixes before creating their own words and definitions.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Root Words: PORT & STRUCT
Lesson plan
Root Words: PORT & STRUCT
Teaching root words is a great way to strengthen your students' vocabulary and comprehension. Use this lesson to introduce the root words PORT and STRUCT.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan

Workbooks

No workbooks found for this common core node.

Games

Adding Suffixes with Trucks
Game
Adding Suffixes with Trucks
Kids must add or remove letters to add correct suffixes in this fun truck game!
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Game

Exercises

Determine Meaning Using Roots, Prefixes, and Suffixes
Exercise
Determine Meaning Using Roots, Prefixes, and Suffixes
Students will be able to understand words without a dictionary after they work through this exercise teaching how to determine the meaning of words using roots, prefixes, and suffixes.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Exercise

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