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.
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Learning Objectives

Students will be able to determine the meaning of words using roots, prefixes, and suffixes.

Introduction

(5 minutes)
  • Show “Prefixes, Suffixes, & Roots” Rap (link in resources).
  • Explain: "Today we are going to become word wizards! We will use what we know about prefixes, suffixes, and root words to build our own words."