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Description - Vocabulary Strategies That Work by Lori G. Wilfong

Update your vocabulary practices to meet the Common Core and improve students' word knowledge! This new, clearly-structured guide shows you how. It's packed with engaging, research-based, classroom-ready strategies for teaching vocabulary.

Topics include...

  • Selecting meaningful words for direct instruction
  • Strategies for engaging students in word study
  • Helping students come up with their own definitions
  • Authentic vocabulary assessment
  • Greek and Latin word study
  • Bringing vocabulary to life using symbols and pictures
  • Using a word wall effectively
  • Teaching vocabulary all the time
  • Creating opportunities for wide reading
  • Using and expecting academic language

For each vocabulary recommendation, you'll learn the research behind it, how it relates to the Common Core, and how to implement it in your classroom. The practical ideas for teaching vocabulary will benefit all of your students, including your English language learners, with specific connections to ELLs included throughout the book. This is a must-have resource for teaching vocabulary and meeting the Common Core standards!

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781596672291
ISBN-10: 1596672293
Format: Paperback / softback
(254mm x 178mm x mm)
Pages: 144
Imprint: Eye On Education, Inc
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 29-Oct-2012
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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