This unit includes everything that you need to teach, practice and assess vocabulary in your classroom! Students will also be exposed to various greek and latin roots and affixes. This is a nine week unit.
-weekly plan for teaching vocabulary that includes detailed directions for each day of the week
-40 Tier 2 vocabulary words
-a weekly teacher guide with has the 5 weekly words, definitions, synonyms, antonyms, sentences and parts of speech
-a student vocabulary list for each week that includes the student friendly definitions of the 5 weekly words
-a weekly wow word that focuses on prefixes and suffixes, roots and their meanings
-vocabulary word cards for each week that can be used as a flash card, in a pocket chart or for vocabulary socials (directions included) and games
-every other week assessment that covers 10 words
-assessment answer keys
-students data tracking form to keep a record of student growth and intervention needs
-a special week 9 lesson plan to help students review the 40 words they have had during the previous 8 weeks
-summative assessment to be given at the end of 9 weeks
-game board with directions
-8 vocabulary task cards that can be used for extra practice in centers or as a fast finisher activity
-directions for assembling the vocabulary journal
-cover, dividers and graphic organizers to be used in the student journals
Direct vocabulary instruction helps students to become better readers, writers and thinkers. I carefully chose tier 2 words that students are likely to see in text and on standardized testing.
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