IB Design Technology's Connection to Latin and Greek Root Words:

From the Merriam-Webster Dictionary (on line version)

Etymology: Middle English, to outline, indicate, mean, from Anglo-French & Medieval Latin; Anglo-French designer to designate, from Medieval Latin designare, from Latin, to mark out, from de- + signare to mark


From the Merriam-Webster Dictionary (on line version)

Etymology:Greek technologia systematic treatment of an art, from technē art, skill + -o- + -logia -logy


Want extra credit in Mr. Rogers AP IB Design Technology class? Design a poster for a  customer--subject to Mr. R's approval. All posters must meet Mr. R's  design criterion for posters.

Some possible topics:

  1. A poster that  identifies the Latin of Greek root words in English words.