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Rummy Roots Game Review

We love integrating games into our homeschool. We’ve owned and used Rummy Roots for years. I picked it up because it was recommended in The Well-Trained Mind, and I’m so glad I did.  We find that it is a terrific help for spelling words with Latin roots, studying the Latin Language, as well as expanding on our vocabulary in our homeschool 🙂

At first, we used it as a matching card game, simply matching Latin/Greek roots to their English definitions. Then we began playing the Rummy Roots game, making compound words out of the various Latin/Greek roots, at first with just two roots, and then with 2 or more. All the definitions, compound words, and game rules are included. The children enjoy playing, and so do Mom & Dad! It’s recommended for ages 8 to adult, but anyone who reads well can play it.

Rummy Roots is available for purchase at various stores, including Amazon.

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Kimberly is a homeschooling mother of two living with her dear husband of over 25 years in Halifax, Nova Scotia. She works from home as a homeschool coach and offers OBM, writing, editing, social media, and tech services. In her free time she likes to hand-spin, knit, read, volunteer in local theatre, and horseback ride.