September 26th, 2014
In her new flipchart, Tools for Teaching Academic Vocabulary, veteran educator and literacy expert Janet Allen deepens your understanding of effective vocabulary instruction and helps you meet the specific needs of your students and learning goals, as well as the demands of rigorous texts and high-stakes assessments.
Following the same practical format as Janet’s best-selling Tools for Teaching Content Literacy and More Tools for Teaching Content Literacy, this practical resource presents twenty instructional practices that address the four components of effective vocabulary instruction: Providing Rich and Varied Language Experiences, Teaching Individual Words, Teaching Word-Learning Strategies, and Fostering Word Consciousness.
Printable organizers, forms, and charts linked to each tool make it easy to implement the strategies in any classroom.
By adopting the practices in Tools for Teaching Academic Vocabulary, you’ll see improvements in your students’ writing and speaking, and ensure that all students experience the power of knowing and choosing the right word for any task.
Preview and download four tools now!
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