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#171516 - 11/22/07 02:02 PM List  
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Hi everybody. I'm hoping you can help me find some resources. I am looking for a comprehensive and exhaustive list of prefixes, roots, and suffixes with examples to use in my fourth grade class. Also, I'd like to know if there is such a thing as an organized list geared for teaching, or for lessons of this nature. If you know of the existence of either of these, could you please post them here? Thank you.

#171544 - 11/23/07 05:41 PM Re: List [Re: Bigwig Rabbit]  
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A list like that does sound exhausting. Oh you said exhaustive.
I don't have one but welcome and good luck.

#171557 - 11/24/07 08:03 AM Re: List [Re: Bigwig Rabbit]  
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I'm sure there are some good people who could help you, but maybe they are in a state of collective indisposition.
Keep knocking.

#171562 - 11/24/07 02:25 PM Re: List [Re: BranShea]  
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hi BW,

I did find this list.

or this list.

and you might be interested in this site.

have fun!


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#171563 - 11/24/07 02:31 PM Re: List [Re: Buffalo Shrdlu]  
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and this one is good, too: more lists.

by the way, I just googled "list of prefixes"...

and I wanted to let you know that your signature link doesn't work.


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#171573 - 11/24/07 08:31 PM Re: List [Re: Bigwig Rabbit]  
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Thanks! I think I'm going to have to take all these resources and compile my own list. Any ideas about how to focus an etymology curriculum (for Fourth Grade)? I'm just beginning to implement/design a program. Focus is a major issue.

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#171664 - 11/27/07 04:44 PM Re: List [Re: Bigwig Rabbit]  
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Hijacking to say welcome to the forum--and I LOVED Bigwig! Watership Downs is an all time favorite of mine.


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#171669 - 11/27/07 06:19 PM Re: List [Re: Maven]  
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Originally Posted By: Maven
Hijacking to say welcome to the forum--and I LOVED Bigwig! Watership Downs is an all time favorite of mine.


yeah, I was trying to remember his rabbit name, Thlayli or something similar, and was embarrassed that I had forgotten. time to read it again.


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#171753 - 11/30/07 04:49 AM Re: List [Re: Bigwig Rabbit]  
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I looked at that book for the longest time and thought, "How could a book about rabbits be any good?" I did the same thing with Saki, and now I'm really liking the complete works.

#171760 - 11/30/07 01:26 PM Re: List [Re: Bigwig Rabbit]  
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I endured much peer pressure when I first read it in the 8th grade, but it was worth it.


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