-Help students use context clues in order to discover the meaning of words in Charlotte Doyle.
-Incorporate "Wordly Wise" words used throughout the week into your novel to help students generalize the definitions to new and authentic scenarios. Allow students to fill-in-the-blanks to demonstrate comprehension and to create original sentences to show mastery of their vocabulary words as well as their in-depth understanding of the book's content. (http://www.wordlywise3000.com/word_lists/?book=7&lesson=1)
-Weave grammar instruction into your novel instructions. Help students recognize that words can change parts of speech depending on how they are used.