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Oh, My Words! Great Word Sites on the Net

Oh, My Words!<br>Great Word Sites on the Net!<p><b>October 16 is Noah Webster's birthday! Use the day to launch your students on a pursuit of sparkling word</b> …

10 Ways to Use Technology to Build Vocabulary

An eVoc strategy is an electronic or technology-based strategy that teachers can use to develop students' vocabulary learning and interest in words. …

Curriculum and Instruction - Student Center Activities, Grades K-1 (Revised, 2008) - Student Center Activities, Grades K-1

Student Center Activities, Grades K-1 (Revised, 2008)<p>Frequently Asked Questions about the K-5 Student Center Activities.<p>Introduction<p>During the Spring …

Selecting Vocabulary Words to Teach English Language Learners

A student's maximum level of reading comprehension is determined by his or her knowledge of words. This word knowledge allows students to comprehend …

Beautiful Word Clouds

College Talk: Improving Students' Vocabulary

TIPS & TRICKS: Jinny Kim – “College Talk”<br>PROGRAM TRANSCRIPT<br>Jinny Kim (Interview):<br>A tip that I use in my classroom is what I refer to as College …

Doing It Differently: Tips for Teaching Vocabulary

The truth is, and the research shows, students need multiple and various exposures to a word before they fully understand that word and can apply it. …

Viewing Vocabulary: Building Word Knowledge Through Informational Websites

Word knowledge is highly related to comprehension and should receive focused attention across the curriculum.<p>Wide reading, explicit instruction of …

On (and off) the wall vocabulary activities

<i>I often make students (and teachers I work with) get out of their seats. I think movement in the classroom is important whether you believe in the</i> …

Every Teacher Is A Vocabulary Teacher

<b>Every Teacher Is A Vocabulary Teacher</b><p>by <b>Terry Heick</b><p>Vocabulary is a metric of thought.<p>Let’s think for a second what a word “is”–a collection of symbols …

4 Keys To Developing Academic Vocabulary

<b>4 Keys To Developing Academic Vocabulary</b><p>by <b>Drs. William & Pérsida Himmele</b><p>Lack of academic language can prevent students from progressing in most areas …

Vocabulary Games

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