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Vocabulary from Classical Roots Student Book 5 (Grade 5)

$14.95

Student Books

Vocabulary from Classical Roots can be easily incorporated into any curriculum. Use the Student Books to teach word learning strategies as well as word etymologies. Assign exercises as independent or small group work, or incorporate them into whole class instruction.

  • Organized thematically
  • 2 roots and 8–15 words in each lesson
  • Dictionary-style definitions with illustrative sentences
  • “Challenge Words” enhance vocabulary development
  • Expository and creative writing prompts

4 in stock (can be backordered)

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Description

About The Program

Vocabulary From Classical Roots book covers

Strategic vocabulary instruction through Greek and Latin roots

Vocabulary from Classical Roots® is ideal for students mastering a growing content-area vocabulary in social studies, science, literature, and mathematics – predominantly multisyllabic Greek- and Latin-based words. Strategic instruction helps students learn to unlock the meanings of thousands of words. As students transition from learning to read to reading to learn, they will develop a useful, transferable technique to make sense out of unfamiliar words.

Common Core Aligned

Skills Addressed:

  • Greek and Latin roots 
  • Prefixes and suffixes
  • Word origins and etymologies
  • Synonyms and antonyms
  • Analogies
  • Word usage
  • Word forms
  • Critical thinking
  • Dictionary and glossary use
  • Critical thinking
  • Writing
  • Editing sentences
  • Homophones
  • Multiple-meaning words
  • Parts of speech
  • Spelling
  • Syllables
  • Test taking/assessment

Additional information

Weight 1 lbs
Dimensions 11 × 8.5 × .5 in