Week 20: Word Sort

Spelling Pattern
Word Root: tract

Sort these words into three columns:  words like attract (prefix + tract), words like tractor (tract + suffix), and words like attractive (prefix + tract + one or more suffixes).  You may cut the words out and paste them into columns. You may color code the words into groups, color-coding the category names, too.  Or you may simply write or type the words below the appropriate category title.

Groups 1, 2, & 3

 

 

attract

 

 

contraction

abstract

contract

 

 

extract

 

 

tractor

attraction

detract

 

attractive

 

 

 

distract

 

 

protract

traction

 

 

retract

 

 

subtraction

intractable

protractor

 

 

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