Greek and Latin Root Words – digital and print 20-week program


Teaching Greek and Latin root words is fun and engaging with this vocabulary unit! This Latin and Greek root word vocabulary program includes the Google™ digital and traditional print versions. It includes 20 weeks of vocabulary instruction and 200 words for a complete vocabulary study!

For each of the Greek and Latin root words, this vocabulary unit includes an instructional slide for vocabulary instruction, a daily vocabulary exercise to help you make a routine of learning root word vocabulary, a hands-on activity, and an end-of-week quiz. 

Here’s what you’ll get:

  • 20 23-slide editable presentations with instructions for Monday-Friday
  • 200 vocabulary words with definitions
  • Greek and Latin root word tree organizers
  • Double-sided daily vocabulary recording sheets
  • Hands-on table sort activities
  • Weekly vocabulary quizzes

Your students will love learning vocabulary with this method because it will take the stress out of vocabulary. Rather than needing to study words and lists at home the night before the quiz, students will have worked with the vocabulary words a little bit each day to authentically learn the words and their meaning. Your students will love how easily these vocabulary words come to them with the help of the daily activities. 

The daily activities are short, and take no more than 5-10 minutes a class period. This vocabulary program is perfect for a bell ringer or exit ticket for your classroom!

Prep is quick and easy… Just print the student pages double-sided and follow along with the presentation and daily activities. You can also choose which files you want to assign digitally!

This vocabulary program is a routine:

  • Monday: Take pre-test, learn words
  • Tuesday: Draw a visual representation
  • Wednesday: Create a word web
  • Thursday: Reflect on the word
  • Friday: Final quiz, record score

This root word vocabulary unit includes these roots:

  1. anti-
  2. auto-
  3. chrono-
  4. doc-
  5. dyna-
  6. geo-
  7. logos-
  8. phon-
  9. photo-
  10. schem-
  11. bene-, bon-
  12. dict-
  13. fac-, fect-
  14. form-
  15. ject-
  16. mal-
  17. rupt-
  18. scrib-, script-
  19. spect-
  20. voc-


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