Prefixes are words that you place in front of other words to change their meanings. When you add the prefix Un- to the beginning of words, it gives you the opposite meaning of some words. For example, words like, Un-true, Un-happy, Un-finish. In this tracing sheet, you can help your child understand more about words and their Un- opposites. Draw a line to the correct picture that shows the meaning of each word in this worksheet.
Prefixes are important word parts that are added to roots to give those words enhanced and clarified meaning. As your child works through second and third grade, help hone his or her knowledge of prefixes and suffixes using resources from Kids Academy! This handy assessment worksheet will tell you whether your learner has mastered the prefixes pre- and un-. View the illustrations and read the words to determine which contain the targeted prefix in each row!
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