Vocabulary

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Vocabulary Scavenger Hunt -  Alice Keeler's version with student photos replacing hand sketches!

20 Vocabulary Lesson Ideas - Pair, Define, Explain; Word Up!; and eighteen more powerful classroom vocab strategies.


CHS

1.  Selecting and Teaching Vocabulary at the Secondary Level - Review games, instructional strategies, and tips on choosing the words to teach.


CMS
1.  7 UP! - Using the game of 7-Up to introduce new vocabulary (scroll down past the word walls to Sunday, February  2)

2.  Watch 'Teaching Channel' videos of five teachers modeling excellent vocabulary instruction strategies.  My personal favorite is "KICK ME" which also includes handouts with answer keys!


Central
1.  7 UP! - Using the game of 7-Up to introduce new vocabulary (scroll down past the word walls to Sunday, February  2)


Field

1.)  Using Wordle to Teach Vocabulary  - Using Wordle in a first grade classroom to teach vocabulary, including a videl/audio clip of the finished product.


Dewey
1.)  Vocabulary Activities - Word wall ideas and samples, effective vocabulary instructional strategies, great graphic organizers!


K-12
1.)  Wordle - A toy to create word clouds that the author can tweak with color and font.  Lots of creative possibilities.

2.)  Visuwords - Online graphic dictionary and thesaurus that connects associated words and concepts.

3.)  Jeopardy Labs - Teachers and students use this site to create jeopardy-like games with words.

4.)  VocabAhead - Use this website to do the following:  students can watch videos that explain words (SAT prep), grade level appropriate cross word puzzles, create your own word lists, and much more!

5.)  21 Digital Tools for Vocabulary - Reference Tools, Word Clouds, Games and Review, Word Walls and Virtual Field Trips.

6.)  No Tears for TiersThe common core vocabulary tiers along with Marzano's six step process for teaching vocabulary.

7.)  Vocabulary - Adaptive vocabulary words with review and progress questions as well as the ability to track your progress.  FUN!

8.)  Quizlet - Use ready made quizzes or create your own; vocabulary and so much more!  FUN!!!

9.)  TeachThought - Four vocabulary strategies with built in technology


11.)  15 great VOCABULARY strategies!




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