Erin: This bulletin board can be developed throughout the year to help students learn vocabulary. Once the students become familiar with learned prefixes, roots, and suffixes, they can continuously add more examples (leaves) throughout the year!
great for learning any prefixes, suffixes, and root words. Have students place similar prefixes, suffixes, or root word on a certain part of the tree. Like un- on the branches and in- on the bark of the tree.
On the top row we have our prefixes. On a notecard I write the prefix/suffix/root that we are studying, what it is, and the meaning. On each leaf (simply a di-cut) I write the words that we found, use, and are studying. From Dandelions and dragonflies
This board helps my students remember some of the word parts we have highlighted throughout the year. Greek and Latin word parts are the toughest (we put those in the root section), but once they master them, they can continuously add examples (leaves) th