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Vocabulary Land Game Board (Grades  4-12)


Vocabulary Land, similar to Hasbro® Candy Land™
, is a captivating vocabulary game that's guaranteed to get students excited about learning new words
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Monday, April 17, 2017

How to Help Struggling Readers Build Vocabulary; 10+ Resources To Get You Started

I love working with our district’s literacy coaches and reading specialists, and I have a special place in my heart for Ms. Long, the reading specialist at my son’s elementary school, because she was also his Kindergarten teacher. This year Ms. Long is working with our guidance counselor to host a book group, and, although my son is not an avid reader, he was excited to join his classmates and teachers in such a fun endeavor.

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Thursday, February 23, 2017

How to Make Students Better Test Takers with Word Part Strategies

So often, teachers tell students to figure out what a word means based on its word parts or on surrounding context clues, but I rarely know how to elaborate on that idea and teach concrete strategies to students.

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Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Compose Love Notes to Words with a Valentines Day Vocabulary Activity

Valentine’s Day is approaching and you know how much I loooove words, so I thought it would be fun to compose valentines to vocabulary words!

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Wednesday, February 1, 2017

How to Make Vocabulary a Whole-School Endeavor

Students attend multiple classes every day and often don’t connect ideas or concepts from one class to another.

By bringing students’ attention to vocabulary studies, teachers from across disciplines can start sharing teaching strategies for vocabulary development, creating a more consistent message about building vocabulary knowledge.

How do you make vocabulary a whole-school endeavor?

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Thursday, January 5, 2017

New Year’s Resolution: Keep Track of Vocabulary Words During Reading

Most days we start class by reading independently for five minutes before reviewing the vocabulary words of the day. Often, students will excitedly share when they read a vocabulary word, and they earn a sticker for their efforts. Starting in January, I want every student to keep track of their vocabulary in their independent reading book as well as new words they want to learn.

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Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Vocab Gal Top 10 Best of 2016

As 2016 comes to a close, I find myself reflecting over the best new ideas from the Vocab Gal blog. I love challenging myself to think critically about what teachers and students need most in order to be successful instructors/learners of vocabulary words and beyond. Below are just some of my favorites from the year.

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