Suffix -ous

This resource looks at what a suffix is. It then introduces the suffix -ous and what it means. Students then complete different activities based on this suffix. There is dictionary work, matching the meaning to words, creating sentences (this task is differentiated).
Finally there is a fill in the blank exercise, with answers included.

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  • -ous.pptx
  • -ous-worksheet-answers.pdf
  • -ous-worksheet.pdf
  • -ous-powerpoint.pdf

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Created: Mar 9, 2018

Updated: Mar 15, 2019


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pdf, 60 KB



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