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These 15 words have prefixes or roots that are part of over 15,000 words–as many words as in most student dictionaries! Teach students to memorize these words and the meanings of their prefixes and roots and significantly improved their vocabulary. Check out my article on "How to Teach Greek and Latin Prefixes, Roots, and Suffixes" and our grade level Common Core vocabulary programs. Prefixes And Suffixes, Common Core Reading, Prefixes, Spelling, Word Origins, English Tips, Vocabulary Activities, Word Relationships, Teaching Vocabulary

These 15 words have prefixes or roots that are part of over 15,000 words–as many words as in most student dictionaries! Teach students to memorize these words and the meanings of their prefixes and roots and significantly improved their vocabulary. Check out my article on "How to Teach Greek and Latin Prefixes, Roots, and Suffixes" and our grade level Common Core vocabulary programs.

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