Prefixes and Suffixes Root Words Worksheet

Prefixes and Suffixes Root Words Worksheet

How to teach Suffixes and Prefixes

Using Prefixes and Suffixes Root Words Worksheet, students read the words, underline the prefix or suffix, and write the root word.

If your students know the meaning of prefixes and suffixes, they will increase their range of vocabulary. This worksheet teaches students how to figure out the meaning of unknown words that have prefixes and suffixes.

Read the words below. Underline the prefix or suffix. Write the root word.


Other resources to use with this Prefixes and Suffixes Root Words Worksheet

If you are using this worksheet, your students are probably learning about prefixes and suffixes.

Use this Matching Suffix Worksheet as an additional resource for your students.

Introduce this worksheet by using the Prefix Flash Cards and Suffix Flash Cards to review prefix and suffix meanings. Next, ask students to give you examples of words that have these suffixes. Then, students complete the worksheet independently or with a partner. Finally, challenge students to come up with their own words with affixes.

Be sure to check out more Prefix Worksheets and Suffix Worksheets.


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