Morpheme Monday: September 23, 2019

Morpheme Monday: September 23, 2019

Happy #morphememonday everyone! I hope you are enjoying the journey to learn more about morphology by learning more about the different prefixes, roots, and suffixes found in the English language. Teaching etymology and morphology to all students from a young age...
Morpheme Monday: September 16, 2019

Morpheme Monday: September 16, 2019

Happy #morphememonday Everyone! I hope everyone is settling nicely back into a routine now that school has started again. While I enjoy the break from routine in the summer, I find I am more productive when things have a bit more of a schedule. Origin: Old English...
Phonemes

Phonemes

Happy #phonologicalfriday everyone! This week we are focusing on the smallest units of speech, the phoneme. I hope those of you who have recently returned to school in the last few weeks are enjoying a good start to the new school year. Phonemes Simply put, a phoneme...
#morphememonday: September 2, 2019

#morphememonday: September 2, 2019

Happy September Everyone! For those of you in Canada or the United States, Happy Labour Day too! Where I live, September means it is time to head back to school and get ready for the fall.  This year, I hope more teachers take the time to learn about what...
#morphememonday: August 26, 2019

#morphememonday: August 26, 2019

Happy #morphememonday! I have always thought that morphology is an important, but often missed part of reading instruction. In my own teacher education program, there was not a single mention of morphological awareness. Unfortunately, my experience was not unique,...
#morphememonday: August 18, 2019

#morphememonday: August 18, 2019

Happy #morphememonday! It is the time of the year that many students are starting to head back to school after summer break. This year, why not make sure students learn some new morphemes. This can be done both at home and at school. The more morphologically aware an...