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Colour the Prefixes

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Attention, teachers, we have an exciting free resource to share with you today that will make learning about prefixes an out-of-this-world experience for your grade 1 and grade 2 students. Introducing 'Colour the Prefixes' grammar worksheet.

The worksheet has been designed to help students practice identifying and categorising words with different prefixes. Through a space-themed activity, students will strengthen their understanding of prefixes while improving their reading skills and having fun along the way!

To access the worksheet, simply click the download button located at the bottom of this page. It's completely free and ready to be utilized!

Provide students with coloring materials, such as crayons or colored pencils.

Explain to your students that they will be embarking on an intergalactic journey! Each planet picture contains a word with a prefix.

Instruct students to carefully read each word on the planet pictures and identify the prefix. The three prefixes they will be working with are: "un," "re," and "pre."

Students should then color the planet based on the prefix they find. If the word starts with "un," they color the planet red. If it starts with "re," they color the planet blue. If it starts with "pre," they color the planet green.


Encourage students to take their time and read each word carefully before coloring the planet. This will help reinforce their understanding of how prefixes work and improve their attention to detail.

Remember, the goal is to make learning about prefixes enjoyable and memorable. By using the "Colour the Prefixes" worksheet and incorporating these additional tips, you'll help your grade 1 and grade 2 students strengthen their grammatical skills while exploring the wonders of the universe!

Ready to download the "Colour the Prefixes" worksheet and embark on a stellar journey of language exploration with your students? Click the button below!

Happy teaching and may your students soar to new heights of language proficiency!

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