Scope and Sequence

The scope & sequence is based on the frequency with which students are likely to encounter morphemes and the complexity of those morphemes. The work of Manyak, Baumann, and Manyak (2018), along with various provincial curricula, provide the research-base for this scope and sequence.

Kit A (Grades 2-3)

Available Now

The chart below provides a basic scope and sequence. To view the full scope and sequence, download it here.

Kit B (Grades 3-4)

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The chart below provides a basic scope and sequence. To view the full scope and sequence, download it here.

Unit

Morpheme(s)

A1

suffix: -s, -es

A2

suffix: -ed, -ing

A3

suffix: -er, -est

A4

prefix: re-

A5

root: struct 

A6

Review and Consolidation

A7

suffix: -ly 

A8

prefix: un-, dis-

A9

prefix: non-, in-

A10

prefix: sub-, super-

A11

root: rupt

A12

Review and Consolidation

A13

prefix: pre-

A14

suffix: -er, -or, -ar, -ist

A15

root: dict/dic

A16

prefix: mis–, mal- 

A17

suffix: -ness 

A18

Review and Consolidation

Unit

Morpheme(s)

B1

suffix: -ful

B2

suffix: -y

B3

root: act

B4

prefix: micro-

B5

prefixes: uni-, bi-, du-, tri-, mono-, di-, tri-

B6

Review and Consolidation

B7

prefix: dia-

B8

root: photo, phon (phone)

B9

suffix: -able, -ible

B10

suffix: -ship

B11

prefix: multi-

B12

Review and Consolidation

B13

root: spect

B14

prefix: over-, under-

B15

suffix: -ion

B16

root: equ

B17

prefix: inter-

B18

Review and Consolidation

Kit C (Grades 4-5)

Coming May 2024

The chart below provides a preliminary scope and sequence. The full scope and sequence will be posted closer to the publication date once the Student Cards and lessons have been finalized.

Kit D (Grades 5-6)

Coming Aug 2024

The chart below provides a preliminary scope and sequence. The full scope and sequence will be posted closer to the publication date once the Student Cards and lessons have been finalized.

Unit

Morpheme(s)

C1

prefix: per-

C2

prefix: trans-

C3

suffix: -ous, -ious

C4

suffix: -ial, -ian

C5

root: circ

C6

Review and Consolidation

C7

prefix: com-

C8

suffix: -al, -ic, -ical

C9

suffix: -ance, -ence

C10

root: scope

C11

prefix: ad-

C12

Review and Consolidation

C13

prefix: ob-

C14

suffix: -ity

C15

suffix: -ment

C16

root: hydro/hydra, aqua

C17

prefix: ex-

C18

Review and Consolidation

Unit

Morpheme(s)

D1

prefix: pro-

D2

prefix: anti-

D3

root: fract

D4

root: therm

D5

prefix: en-

D6

Review and Consolidation

D7

suffix: -en

D8

suffix: -logy

D9

combined morpheme: bio

D10

prefix: con-, com-

D11

root: form

D12

Review and Consolidation

D13

suffix: -ize

D14

root: graph, script

D15

prefix: il-, ir-

D16

root: port

D17

root: astr, astro

D18

Review and Consolidation