Academic Vocabulary - Teaching Resources

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Musings from the Middle School
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Systematically teaching academic vocabulary has helped my students in every subject area. No longer are my kids stumped by the language in math word problems, the document-based questions they see in social studies, or the lab reports they need to complete in science.

This resource contains a variety of materials and activities you can use to help your student master 36 academic vocabulary words.

This includes:

  • Sketch Notes
  • Word/Definitions Lists
  • Words & Definitions Cards (BINGO! board and matching game background)
  • “Read-Around” Game
  • Word Searches with Answer Keys
  • Interactive Organizers
  • Two types of Vocabulary Maps (I've also included Google Slide Links so students can complete the maps digitally.
  • Word List Quizzes and a Cumulative Assessment with Answer Keys

Academic Vocabulary covered in this resource:

  • affect
  • analyze
  • apply
  • argue
  • assess
  • cite
  • claim
  • compare
  • consider
  • context
  • critique
  • demonstrate
  • determine
  • differentiate
  • discuss
  • distinguish
  • effect
  • evaluate
  • explore
  • identify
  • illustrate
  • infer
  • interpret
  • oppose
  • organize
  • paraphrase
  • process
  • recall
  • refer
  • strategy
  • summarize
  • symbolize
  • theme
  • valid
  • vary
  • verify


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