More on Cognates and Language Families

Overview: 

This lesson introduces students to cognates across different languages, and what these cognates tell us about language families (and about Indo European in particular). Designed to follow up on other Language Change lessons on this web site (Origins of Names, Cognates of John).

Grade Level: 
Grades 6-8
Grades 9-12
Class Time Needed: 
Under 30 minutes
Lesson Plan: 

See attached plan.