Understand how to use knowledge of letter patterns including double letters, spelling generalisations, morphemic word families, common prefixes and suffixes and word origins to spell more complex words
- applying generalisations for adding affixes, for example âhopeâ and âhopingâ, âbeginâ and âbeginningâ, âcountryâ and âcountriesâ (Skills: Literacy)
- building morphemic word families and exploring word origins, for example the prefix ânatâ means source, birth or tribe in ânatureâ, ânaturalâ and ânativeâ (Skills: Literacy)
- building morphemic word families and exploring word origins, for example âtricycleâ, âtriangleâ and âtripleâ (Skills: Literacy)
- using knowledge of common prefixes and suffixes to spell words and explore their meaning, for example âfriendlyâ, âcalmlyâ and âcleverlyâ and âmisfortuneâ (Skills: Literacy)
Inflectional Endings - Spelling with Suffixes Worksheets
Spell words with the inflectional endings -ed, -ing, -s, -es and -ies with a pack of printable practise worksheets covering inflected endings.
Prefix, Suffix and Root Words Word Search
Identify terminology related to prefixes, suffixes and root words in this word search.
Common Spelling Rules PowerPoint
Boost your students' spelling skills with an instructional slide deck teaching the different spelling rules.
Prefixes and Suffixes PowerPoint
Learn prefix and suffix concepts with an interactive teaching presentation.
Prefixes, Suffixes and Roots - Dictionary Hunt Worksheet
Investigate the morphological meanings of word-parts with this dictionary hunt.
Using Words with Prefixes - Worksheet Pack
Practise using the prefixes Un-, Re-, Mis-, Pre-, Dis-, and In- with a pair of printable prefix worksheets.
Words with Prefixes Worksheet - Prefix Re-
Build students' understanding of the prefix re-.with a printable prefix worksheet.
Spelling Task Cards
A set of 57 spelling task cards.
Find The Imposter! Interactive Suffix Game
Practice using the suffixes -s and -es to pluralize words with an exciting FInd the Imposter Interactive activity.
Spelling Sentence Challenge Worksheet
A teaching resource to help consolidate their current spelling program and grammar use.
Year 4 Magazine – "What's Buzzing?" (Issue 3) Task Cards
A set of five literacy rotation task cards to be used in conjunction with Issue 3 of Teach Starter’s Year 4 magazine.
Morphology Meanings Bingo
Examine word parts and identify their morphological meanings in this BINGO game.
Plural Nouns Chart - Printable Plural Rules Guide
Give your students a reference guide to help them remember all of the different plural rules.
Google Slides Interactive - Prefixes Activity
Practise adding prefixes to words by identifying, defining, and matching them in context.
-Less Suffixes Worksheet
Build vocabulary skills with a suffix worksheet featuring the suffix -less.
What is an Affix? Suffix Puzzle Pack
Practice building, reading, and understanding the meaning of words with suffixes with a fun set of printable puzzles for kids.
Un- and Dis- Prefixes Worksheet
Build vocabulary skills with a prefix worksheet featuring the prefixes Un- and Dis-.
Spelling Double Consonant Words - Word Building Cards
Practise spelling and building words that need double consonants when adding suffixes with a word-building activity.
Consolidate your morphology lessons by ensuring students understand word parts terminology and the meanings of different word parts.
Prefix Puzzles - Match Up Cards
Practise building, reading, and understanding the meaning of words with prefixes with a fun set of prefix puzzles.
Suffix -Able - Grammar Worksheet
Transform your students’ vocabulary skills with our skill-building English worksheets, featuring the powerful “-able” suffix
Match prefix words to their definition by identifying the meaning of the prefix and the root word with a fun game of BINGO.
Suffix Saga - Vocabulary Game
Practise building and using words with common suffixes with a fun vocabulary game!
Pre- Prefixes Worksheet
Boost students' understanding of the prefix pre- with a printable prefix worksheet.
-Ment Suffixes Worksheet
Improve students' understanding of the suffix -ment with a printable suffix worksheet.
Greek and Latin Roots – Card Kaboom!
Explore Greek and Latin word origins with this hand-on card game.
Instructional PowerPoint - Prefixes
Teach your students to correctly identify, define, and spell words with common prefixes with an interactive teaching presentation.
Phonics Word Builder Tiles
A comprehensive set of phonemes and their letter combinations to help your students build words.
Greek and Latin Roots- Vocabulary Notebook
Enhance vocabulary containing Greek and Latin roots with a Google Slides Interactive vocabulary notebook. Also available in print format.
Printable Vocabulary Games - Playing with Prefixes
Practise building and using words with common prefixes with a fun prefix vocabulary game.
Four in a Row Vocabulary Game - Suffixes
Practise matching words to their common suffixes and build vocabulary with a suffix vocabulary game.
Im- and Non- Prefixes Worksheet
Consolidate students' understanding of im- and non- prefixes with a prefix worksheet.