English from the Roots

English From the Roots Up Resources

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English from the Roots Up is a great program.  However, for my visual-spatial learner, it’s a little on the colorless-side.  These cards are not meant to replace the originals.  I don’t include any information about whether it’s Latin or Greek, and I don’t have all the example words using the root.  These are just so […]

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A Peek Inside “English from the Roots Up”

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Dorothy Sayers says in her essay, The Lost Tools of Learning, that learning Latin cuts the work of learning any other subject in half. She’s not kidding.  Even with the fifty or so roots my third grader knows, his grasp of science and math terms is so much stronger.  I can’t imagine how easy studying […]

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