Prefixes & Suffixes
3rd Grade ELA
3rd Grade ELA 2.0
Story Comprehension
3rd Grade Grammar
100

Prefix Definition

Added to the beginning of a word

100

the events or important items that happen in a story

details


100

What the passage is mostly about

Main Idea

100


100
This part of speech is a person, place, thing.
What is a noun?
200

Suffix Definition

Added to the end of the word

200

The people in the story

Characters


200

The sentences in a passage that support the main idea.

Supporting details

200


200
This part of speech is an action.
What is a verb?
300

What is the prefix of the word "independent"

"in"

300

This is where a story takes place.

setting

300

The five spaces at the front of the paragraph

Indent

300

Who is the main character? What is the main idea of the passage?

300
This part of speech describes a noun.
What is an adjective?
400
What is the suffix in the word "preventable"

"able"

400

This is what a passage is mostly about.

main idea

400

What is a theme

the message or moral

400

Who is/are the character(s)? What is the setting?

400

You can identify it because it is a name and is capitalized.

Proper Noun


500

what is the meaning of the prefix "re" as in "reinvent" "repeat"

to happen again
500

Two different words that have the same meaning are called?

Synonyms

500

When using the RACE strategy, after completing the C, what words will follow in the next sentence?

According to the text or The author stated.

500

Name the character(s). What are  important details from the story?

500

What replaces a noun?

Pronoun


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