Johns Hopkins University Secondary Support Initiative (JHUSSI)  

Word Parts

 

 

Purpose of Strategy

 

Manipulating words and word parts will increase students’ vocabulary and produce more independent readers.

 

Rationale of Lesson

 

Becoming a skilled reader involves not only knowing a large number of words, but also the affixes that can alter a word’s meaning.

 

Acknowledgement of Content Expert and Consultants

Materials

  • Envelope for storage of affix cards

References and Web Resources

 

Word Parts References and Web Resources