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3rd Grade Vocabulary Success (sylvan Workbooks)

bySylvan Learning

Paperback | January 6, 2009

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Solid vocabulary knowledge not only prepares third-graders for academic success--it makes them stronger readers. The teacher-reviewed, curriculum-based activities and exercises in this workbook will help your children catch up, keep up, and get ahead.

Best of all, they’ll have lots of fun doing it! Some of the great features you’ll find inside are:

Helps kids distinguish between synonyms and antonyms. Find three synonyms or antonyms in a row and win!

Teaches prefixes and suffixes by having kids create all the words they can by adding prefixes and suffixes to roots.

Reviews word roots by matching "prefix," "root," and "suffix" puzzle pieces together to form new words.

Shows different spellings of homophones by having kids fill in hopscotch boards with homophones of the same word.

Reinforce concepts and build confidence as kids check their own work.

Give your child’s grades and confidence a boost with Third Grade Vocabulary Success.

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Title:3rd Grade Vocabulary Success (sylvan Workbooks)Format:PaperbackDimensions:128 pages, 10.98 × 8.5 × 0.39 inPublished:January 6, 2009Publisher:Random House Children's BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0375430024

ISBN - 13:9780375430022

Appropriate for ages: 7 - 9

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3rd Grade Vocabulary Success is an easy way for your child to develop a love of learning and increase their accomplishments in the classroom and with homework. Solid vocabulary skills make your child a stronger reader, which gives them a leg up in all subjects. The teacher-reviewed, curriculum-based activities and exercises in this workbook will help your children catch up, keep up, and get ahead.

Table of Contents

1) Synonyms & Antonyms ............1
2) More Synonyms & Antonyms ............9
3) Homophones ............17
4) Homographs ............25
- Review ............33

5) Melting Pot ............37
6) Prefixes ............41
7) More Prefixes ............49
8) Suffixes ............57
9) More Suffixes ............65
- Review ............73

10) Melting Pot ............77
11) Roots ............81
12) More Roots ............89
13) Even More Roots ............97
14) Roots, Last Call! ............105
- Review ............113

- Index ............117

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"If you are looking for some good, fun, learning books for your child, I definitely recommend the Sylvan Learning series." -thedadjam.com"Samantha loves these books because to her, they are not school work. They are fun activities. But really she is learning, and doing the same work she does at school." -Mommymandy.com  "Since I was beginning homeschooling and looking for a good 'workbook' type system for my child to learn from aside from our other homeschool activities, I decided to try it out. My son loves the workbooks." –thedomesticdiva.com "The activities are FUN and our son doesn't realize that while he's having fun he's also learning and reinforcing what he's learned." -Shescribes.com"My daughter has picked up some great study habits and she loves that we don't spend hours on one subject. I recommend these workbooks to everyone homeschooler or not, as they can really add to your child's learning experience." -Thedirtyshirt.com"I love how each activity in a section connects to eachother, which allows the child to really grasp the concepts. The pages are full of interesting stories and fun activities. The workbooks also make it easy for kids to check their own work which will help them gain confidence in their skills." -Melissaclee.com"As an early childhood teacher, I know that good reading, vocabulary, and spelling skills make an essential foundation for both academic success as well as lifelong learning.  Sylvan Learning Workbooks & Learning Kits are an awesome resource that I'd have no problem recommending to the paretns of any of my students who are struggling.  The teacher-reviewed, curriculum-based activities and exercises in these books are great for helping a child achieve success with reading, provided that they're worked through with a loving and patient adult." - TheOpinionatedParent.com