The Fry Instant Words are the most ubiquitous in the English language. Although the list was first published in 1980, this brief presentation will demonstrate just how valuable the words still are. View this presentation and then share it with colleagues and students alike, so that they can also see just how important it is to know these words.
Slide 1- Title
Slide 2- Background of Fry Instant Words
Slide 3- First sample text, non-fiction, lexile 130/guided reading level B, without Fry words highlighted
Slide 4- First sample text with Fry words highlighted
Slide 5- Second sample text, non-fiction, lexile 600/guided reading level K, without Fry words highlighted
Slide 6- Second sample text with Fry words highlighted
Slide 7- Third sample text, non-fiction, lexile 1060/guided reading level Z, without Fry words highlighted
Slide 8- Third sample text, with Fry words highlighted
Slide 9- Marzano's six-step strategy for effective vocabulary instruction
Slide 10- Works Cited
Your students, colleagues and audiences will be shocked to see just how high the percentages are of FIW appearing across lexile levels and genres.