Weekly Worksheet

Keeping Count with Prefixes

Students are aware that their bicycles contain two wheels and that their friends' all-terrain vehicles are called quads, but have they ever stopped to consider how Latin roots and prefixes have shaped those words?

This week's worksheet "Keeping Count with Prefixes," helps students consider how number-related prefixes provide clues to some interesting words' meanings. Click here for the worksheet, and here to read a related lesson plan on prefixes, "Take the Prefix Challenge!"

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