Front Load Math Vocabulary with Card Sorts and Video Trailers
I'm excited to introduce my new set of products based upon the book "Making Words Real: Proven Strategies for Building Academic Vocabulary Fast" by Joanne M. Billingsley.
Want to engage all students in developing academic vocabulary? This product describes a procedure for scaffolding instruction of new academic vocabulary so learning is fun, safe, and engaging for all students. Students match words, pictures, and definitions in a systematic way that encourages all student to actively participate as speakers, describers, risk-takers, and listeners. Once students have matched words with pictures and definitions, they self-check their thinking by watching a video trailer which not only shows the correct matches, but also includes some fun facts or mathematical connections to deepen student knowledge of terms.
This first set of cards contains the words: