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Word junction

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Word junction

  1. 1. Word Junction<br />2010-2011<br />
  2. 2. et·y·mol·o·gy<br />Example: xylography -- art of engraving on wood (writing on wood) xylo means woodgraph means writing <br />Word Junction is etymology or the study of words.<br />provides tools to build a stronger vocabulary. <br />uses Greek & Latin roots, prefixes, and suffixes in coordination with a visual STEM Wall. <br />
  3. 3. Resources <br />Dictionary.com<br />Online Etymology Dictionary<br />History and evolution of more than 30000 words.www.etymonline.com/ <br />
  4. 4. Each week you will…<br />Example: xylography -- art of engraving on wood (writing on wood) xylo means woodgraph means writing <br />Memorize 5 stems<br />Define the 10 vocabulary words given in your OWN words.<br />List words in reading notebook glossary.<br />Submit on Edmodo every Thursday.<br />
  5. 5. What do you turn in?<br />Turn in the Microsoft Excel Chart to Edmodo<br />

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