Introduction: Vocabulary Magnets

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Getting children to learn vocabulary is a difficult task

Vocabulary magnets, roots, prefixes and suffixes on magnets so people can create words on their fridges

magnet tape (lowes):
vocabulary file

Step 1:

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make a list of common and useful roots, prefixes, suffixes, and their meanings, this page has some of the greek:

Step 2:

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get magnet tape (lowes):

Step 3:

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print out roots prefixes and suffixes

Step 4:

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cut out roots prefixes and suffixes

affix paper to adhesive back of magnetic tape

Step 5:

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make new words on fridge

I made it at TechShop


amberrayh (author)2015-01-30

This is awesome! Way better than those fridge poetry magnets that everybody has...

kevin7314 (author)2014-04-12

BTW I've used this for several months and it works great, some words we've created are:

megaped: Giant footed animal
astrophage: star eater
heliophobic: fear of the sun (something a vampire might have)