Provides Tools, Techniques and Strategies for Teaching Vocabulary!
Help students learn vocabulary words through:
-direct instruction of carefully selected words (need to be useful and important to the student and to education)
-the use of semantic maps (Venn Diagrams, word charts)
connections with prior knowledge and experiences
(relate to personal life)
-repeated exposures in meaningful contexts (thematic units)
**Provides research on how to sort vocabulary into academic vocabulary, functional vocabulary and essential vocabulary
** Gain knowledge about sorting vocabulary into Tier 1, Tier 2 and Tier 3 vocabulary terms
INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING PRINT AND GO WORKSHEETS: vocabulary blank notebook page, 7 different vocabulary maps (including homonym pages, synonym circles, vocabulary from a book, draw it, relating to self/personal experiences, writing definitions, using vocabulary words in sentences, etc.), and games!