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Vocabulary Land Game Board (Grades  4-12)


Vocabulary Land, similar to Hasbro® Candy Land™
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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 19, 2017

How to Balance Being a Teacher and a Parent: Top 5 Survival Tips

Many of us struggle to balance our personal and professional lives, and I found that for me it only got harder once I had children. I knew I was going to have to loosen my hold on my workaholic habits, but it was still difficult to change. When I see my fellow teachers struggling to balance being a teacher and a parent, I want to help them.

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Thursday, December 1, 2016

8 Gifts to Thank Your School Employees

I find that thanking the school staff who often get overlooked, is one of the best ways to show appreciation. However, it can be a tricky and costly venture, so here is a suggestion for who to thank and how to do so.

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Thursday, September 29, 2016

Differentiated Vocabulary Assessment Handout

Now that we've all gotten through the crazy back-to-school season and have established our classroom routines, I thought I'd take the opportunity to discuss differentiated vocabulary assessment.

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Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Learning Centers: An Effective Way to Teach Vocabulary (and More)

I often find that students need variety and a short time frame to keep them focused on learning; therefore, I really love setting up vocabulary learning and review centers. While I thought I knew the basic structure, I found Dr. Katie McKnight’s free ebook on Literacy and Learning Centers incredibly helpful! Language arts teachers can use centers for vocabulary review and so much more!

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Wednesday, September 7, 2016

5 Ways to Integrate Greek/Latin Roots, Prefixes, Suffixes into your Vocabulary Routine

I often get asked about how best to teach Greek and Latin Roots, Prefixes and Suffixes. My short answer is to incorporate the concepts when words with Greek/Latin word parts appear in daily vocabulary instruction. My longer answer is the following:

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