Understanding word origins helps students build vocabulary and improve spelling. This little purple box introduces students to the origins of 150 English words. One side of each card features a word or phrase's origin and definition. Flip the card for a conversation starter using the word. Discussing the word helps cement the word and its meaning into long term memory. Suitable for ages 10 through adult.
Teachers and tutors: use Word Teasers one-on-one or in the classroom. Parents: use Word Teasers at the dinner table, in the car, or when waiting for a table at a restaurant!
- 150 idioms/conversation starters
- 3" x 3" cards printed on durable card stock
- Colorful box with secure lid
- Fun for the whole family or classroom