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1Subject: Communication Arts Objective: Prefixes, Suffixes, and Base WordsName: Angie BinkhoelterGrade Level: 3Lesson Overview: Students will learn to identify base words. They will learn the meaning of various prefixes and suffixes. They will learn how these prefixes and suffixes change the meanings of base words.
2Prefixes, Suffixes, and Base Words Learn how to use prefixes, suffixes, and base words to find the meanings of words.
3Base Words A base word is a word in its simplest form. A base word has nothing added to it.Examples:DoHeatWriteReadPack
4Base WordsWrite the base words.PlayedRunningReheatQuicklyUnhappy
5PrefixesPrefixes are added to the beginning of a base word. They change the meaning of the base word.Un + happy = unhappyRe + do = redo
6Prefixes The prefix re means again. Reread means to read again. Rewrite means to write again.What does reheat mean?The prefix un means not or the opposite of.Uncomfortable means not comfortable.Unpack means the opposite of pack.What does unclear mean?
7____do ____happy ____clear ____read ____pack The opposite of pack Prefixes Add a prefix to the beginning of each word to make a new word. Draw a line form the word to its meaning.____do____happy____clear____read____packThe opposite of packDo againOpposite of clearRead againNot happy
8wonder + ful = wonderful SuffixesSuffixes are added to the end of a base word. They change the meaning of the base word.wonder + ful = wonderfulrest + ful = restful
9Suffixes The suffix ly means in a certain way. Quickly means in a quick way.Loudly means in a loud way.What does suddenly mean?The suffix ful means full of.Colorful means full of color.Playful means full of play.What does thankful mean?
10Suffixes Add a suffix to the end of each base word Suffixes Add a suffix to the end of each base word. Draw a line to its new meaning.Loud____Color____Wonder____Sudden_____Play____In a loud wayFull of playFull of wonderIn a sudden wayFull of color
11Match each word with its definition. healthfulin a sad wayslowlyto heat againthe opposite of lockunlockto read againreheatfull of healthsadlyin a slow wayuncomfortablenot comfortablereread