Vocabulary strategies

Discover proven vocabulary strategies that will help you expand your word bank and improve your language skills. Start using these techniques today and enhance your communication abilities.
Wish teaching vocabulary could be more creative and fulfilling? Try these ten strategies to make studying vocabulary more engaging and the words more memorable. Humour, High School, Middle School Vocabulary Games, Academic Vocabulary Activities, Vocabulary Strategies, Vocabulary Instruction, Middle School Vocabulary, Teaching Vocabulary, Vocabulary Activities Middle School

Let's dive into some new options to teach vocabulary, for those who have the time and energy to pursue them. In this post and podcast, I'm sharing ten ideas for making the study of vocabulary something students might even look forward to.

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Lori Storer
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Hello darlings! Do you teach vocabulary to your students? I think this is one thing we are missing in the upper grades and we are doing a disservice to our students. As they move up levels in reading, the thing that I notice that holds my students back the most is the challenging vocabulary they ... Read More about Adding Vocabulary to your ELA Block

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Jovana Zeid
Teaching vocabulary words doesn’t have to be boring. Today I am sharing 5 engaging strategies for teaching vocabulary words to your elementary students. These vocabulary activities will help boost reading comprehension. With all of the vocabulary games students won’t even know they are learning. Find vocabulary anchor charts, games and more! Reading Comprehension Games, Teaching Reading, Reading Vocabulary, Reading Vocabulary Activities, Reading Comprehension Activities, Teaching Comprehension, Vocabulary Games, Vocabulary Strategies, Teaching Vocabulary Strategies

Teaching vocabulary words doesn’t have to be boring. Today I am sharing 5 engaging strategies for teaching vocabulary words to your elementary students. These vocabulary activities will help boost reading comprehension. With all of the vocabulary games students won’t even know they are learning. Find vocabulary anchor charts, games and more!

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Kristine Stevens
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Back when I was a student, there is only one vocabulary activity I can ever remember doing in class or for homework. It was looking up the word in the dictionary, writing the definition, and using the word in a sentence. I can recall this assignment itself (probably because of the sheer number of times I had to do it), but ask me how many of those actual words I am able to remember. Couldn’t tell you a single one, to be honest!

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Vanessa Reddy
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As teachers we know that vocabulary is pivotal in students’ success. When I was growing up, our vocabulary activities consisted of looking up definitions in the dictionary and copying them down on notebook paper. Do you think I truly understood those vocabulary words? Not. One. Bit. In order to truly understand vocabulary words and what […]

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Dara Young
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Teaching vocabulary is important in every classroom with every subject, even in middle school. The most effective way to teach vocabulary in the middle school classroom is...

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Kassy Palmer