Getting to the Roots of Content-Area Vocabulary
Deepen students’ knowledge of content-area vocabulary through word roots!
Expand your students’ content-area vocabularies and improve their understanding with this standards-based series. Help students comprehend informational text on grade-level topics in science, social studies, and mathematics using the most common Greek and Latin roots.
This resource equips teachers with the tools they need to effectively introduce the selected roots and offers guided instruction to help easily implement the activities. With grade-appropriate lessons and captivating activity pages, students will find excitement in root words and mastering language. Students will be able to apply their knowledge of roots associated with specific subject areas into their everyday vocabulary.