The Thomas Hardye School

Weekly Literacy Focus

Week Thirteen

December 5th 2016

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Prefixes

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Prefixes are the beginning bit of the root word (covered last week).  It’s really useful if students know these in isolation as it can help not only with their spelling but also the meaning of words. 

 

Prefixes

 

 

http://www.readingrockets.org/article/root-words-roots-and-affixes

(you need to scroll down the page a bit to find the prefix table)

 

http://www.bbc.co.uk/guides/z9hjwxs

 

Download a PDF of Prefixes

 

 

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Roots

A lot is two words

Syllables

Short and long Vowels

Magic E

Plurals

Plurals ending in Y

i before e

Homophones 1

Homophones 2

it and it's

Phonics